Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
15/09/2018 07:30 Risso’s Dolphin 14 0 Normal swimming 10

Langness

E Cleator
14/09/2018 12:45 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 1

Marine drive, toll gate

E Cleator
13/09/2018 18:00 Minke Whale 3 0 Feeding or foraging 120

Onchan head

Many
13/09/2018 11:30 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 5

Marine drive

12/09/2018 17:45 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 5

Marine drive Toll gate

Panida
12/09/2018 11:35 Unidentified Small Cetacean 7 0 Feeding or foraging 55

Port Soderick

Panida
29/08/2018 09:40 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 1

Langness

Richard and Janice Cooil
27/08/2018 12:00 Unidentified Small Cetacean 30 0 Leaping 15

Douglas bay

Mike K, Neil B
25/08/2018 14:00 Harbour Porpoise 4 0 Fast swim or porpoising 1

SE of the Sound

Peter Wood & Andrew Wadsworth
20/08/2018 16:35 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Fast swim or porpoising 5

West of Point of Ayre

Sue & Bill Whittaker
20/08/2018 16:20 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Feeding or foraging 10

Point of Ayre

Sue Whittaker
19/08/2018 17:10 Harbour Porpoise 1 1 Feeding or foraging 3

SSE of the Sound.

Carol Woodall
15/08/2018 10:30 Risso’s Dolphin 5 1 Fast swim or porpoising 15

North Aldrick to Gibbdale Point, Calf of Sound

Andrew Merrick, Steve Guy
15/08/2018 09:35 Risso’s Dolphin 1 0 Normal swimming 5

North of Calf Sound to Aldrick

Andrew Merrick, Steve Guy
14/08/2018 15:30 Common Dolphin 2 0 Fast swim or porpoising 5

Off Chicken Rock

Walter Scott

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