Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
25/09/2017 13:15 Minke Whale 1 0 Not recorded 20

East of the Sound

Neil Barron
25/09/2017 12:40 Minke Whale 4 0 Feeding or foraging 300

Laxey bay

6 different observers
25/09/2017 12:00 Minke Whale 6 0 Feeding or foraging 360

Marine drive

MWDW and many other
25/09/2017 11:05 Minke Whale 2 0 Feeding or foraging 55

Marine Drive, Toll Gates

Colin Gundry
25/09/2017 07:30 Minke Whale 2 0 Feeding or foraging 150

Onchan head

Lynsey Fosdal and others
20/09/2017 09:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 2 0 Fast swim or porpoising 10

Peel Breakwater

Chrissy Callaghan
19/09/2017 12:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 6 0 Fast swim or porpoising 40

Ramsey bay

Jenna Lawley
19/09/2017 10:15 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 30

Marine Drive, Toll Gate

Mike Craine
18/09/2017 14:55 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 20

Marine Drive, Little Ness

Colin Gundry
17/09/2017 18:00 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 30

Marine Drive, Pidgeon Stream

Bill and Lada Henderson
17/09/2017 15:20 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 10

Marine Drive – Between the toll gates and pigeon stream

Colin Gundry
17/09/2017 14:30 Minke Whale 1 1 Feeding or foraging 60

Marine Drive, Toll Gate

Mike Kelly
17/09/2017 14:10 Minke Whale 2 0 Feeding or foraging 30

Marine drive, gate at road closure

Dawn Kinnish
17/09/2017 13:00 Minke Whale 2 0 Feeding or foraging 120

Douglas Head

Susan Griffiths, Therasa Williams
17/09/2017 10:00 Minke Whale 3 0 Normal swimming 5

Marine Drive (southern end)

Mark & Liz Harris
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