Recent basking shark sightings in Manx waters

Date Time # of sharks (<2m) # of sharks (2-8m) # of sharks (>8m) Behaviour Duration Location Observer
22/06/2022 18:15 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 20 Herring tower Langness Richard and Janice Cooil
21/06/2022 17:15 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 25 350m off Glen Wyllin Ian Young
21/06/2022 19:15 0 0 0 Suspected feeding 20 Port Wallberry, Marine Drive Manx Ornithological Society Marine Drive walk
18/06/2022 11:00 1 0 0 Swimming 15 Marine Drive Craig Whalley
16/06/2022 12:10 0 0 0 Suspected feeding 20 Douglas head Ian Wilcock
15/06/2022 11:05 0 0 0 Suspected feeding 35 Douglas head Ian Wilcock
15/06/2022 12:10 0 3 0 Tight circling 20 6 miles south Sugar loaf Kirrie jenkins, Doug Patrick
15/06/2022 15:15 1 0 0 Suspected feeding 5 Port Erin bay Not recorded
15/06/2022 15:15 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 20 West of Calf of Man Quentin De Backer
15/06/2022 13:45 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 30 Port Soderick Jordan Palfreman
14/06/2022 21:30 0 0 2 Suspected feeding 35 Marine drive Port Soderick end Kevin Sharpe
13/06/2022 19:55 0 1 0 Tight circling 15 Fort Island David Bellamy & Robert Fisher
12/06/2022 10:40 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 120 Peel headlands-breakwater John Baker, Alastair Sutherland, Jon Corlett, Elli Gawne, Julie Howarth
11/06/2022 15:15 0 1 0 Suspected feeding 160 Gansey bay Tim, Richard Corlett
09/06/2022 10:57 0 0 0 Suspected feeding 10 Jurby Lizzie Coote