Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
03/10/2019 09:30 Risso’s Dolphin 8 3 Normal swimming 30

behind the calf

Mike Prior, Gemma Hagger
02/10/2019 10:30 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 25

Santan gorge

Anon
30/09/2019 11:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 10 0 Leaping 150

Laxey Bay-Port Cornaa

Many
30/09/2019 09:10 Minke Whale 2 1 Feeding or foraging 300

Onchan-Port Soderick

Colin & Anne Gundry, Kirrie Jenkins, others
28/09/2019 14:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 20 0 Fast swim or porpoising 90

Dhoon-Laxey

The Birches, others
28/09/2019 11:00 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 30

Outer reaches of Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
25/09/2019 16:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 20 0 Normal swimming 20

Marine Drive

Sue Smith
25/09/2019 12:05 Risso’s Dolphin 1 1 Normal swimming 240

Marine drive Toll Gate-Pigeon Stream

Mike Kelly, Ian Wilcock, David Storey
25/09/2019 12:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 5 0 Normal swimming 10

Marine drive Toll gate

Mike Kelly, Ian Wilcock
25/09/2019 10:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 10 0 Normal swimming 60

Ramsey bay

Many
24/09/2019 18:40 Bottlenose Dolphin 13 0 Normal swimming 30

Scarlett

Neil Barron
24/09/2019 18:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 4 0 Normal swimming 15

Peel breakwater

Kris Breadner, Mcgills
22/09/2019 18:30 Unidentified Small Cetacean 3 0 Normal swimming 5

Peel Castle

Clarissa Hemmingsen
20/09/2019 15:15 Risso’s Dolphin 4 0 Feeding or foraging 15

Bradda head

Neil barron
19/09/2019 16:35 Risso’s Dolphin 4 0 Fast swim or porpoising 180

1.6 miles off Marine Drive

Dermot Shimmin, Kirrie Jenkins, Neil Clague and many more