Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
04/01/2020 15:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 5 1 Normal swimming 10

Peel bay

Cairan Ball, Kris and Lauren etc.
04/01/2020 13:40 Bottlenose Dolphin 25 5 Normal swimming 45

Laxey Bay

Robert Fisher
04/01/2020 10:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 20 0 Normal swimming 20

Port Mooar

Zoe Sowrey
03/01/2020 12:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 20 0 Feeding or foraging 50

Mid Laxey Bay – about a mile off shore

Shane Stigant and Robert Fisher
03/01/2020 12:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 15 0 Normal swimming 20

South of Calf sound

Vannin Veg
01/01/2020 13:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 15 0 Normal swimming 120

Lhen beach, Blue point area

Kirstie Rowson and Joanne Ashcroft
31/12/2019 10:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 15 5 Feeding or foraging 10

Kirk Michael

Mark Cain, Ste Lee
30/12/2019 15:15 Bottlenose Dolphin 4 0 Feeding or foraging 10

Douglas Bay

Lizzie CB
25/12/2019 15:45 Unidentified Small Cetacean 40 10 Fast swim or porpoising 45

Fort Island, Langness

Liz Charter
25/12/2019 14:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 2 1 Feeding or foraging 30

100 metres off Glen Maye

Peter Wood
22/12/2019 13:50 Bottlenose Dolphin 0 20 Normal swimming 30

mid Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
21/12/2019 15:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 3 1 Normal swimming 30

Jurby

Pauline Berrie and Luke (WhatsApp)
20/12/2019 11:45 Bottlenose Dolphin 10 0 Normal swimming 15

Port Mooar, Maughold head

Laura (WhatsApp)
19/12/2019 11:45 Bottlenose Dolphin 5 1 Fast swim or porpoising 15

North of Calf Sound

Vannin Veg
16/12/2019 11:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 3 1 Normal swimming 240

Calf Sound to Peel

Vannin Veg and Rachel