Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
09/10/2016 15:00 Risso’s Dolphin 15 0 Normal swimming 15

Sugar Loaf

Bill Holgate
09/10/2016 15:00 Risso’s Dolphin 12 0 Normal swimming 15

1km South of Port St Mary

Bill Holgate
09/10/2016 14:10 Harbour Porpoise 4 0 Normal swimming 20

The Sound

Pete Lumb
09/10/2016 12:15 Risso’s Dolphin 5 0 Leaping 10

Langness

Richard
02/10/2016 14:25 Fin Whale 2 0 Feeding or foraging 180

Marine Drive-where the road ends

Sue, Carol and Bill
01/10/2016 15:25 Fin Whale 2 0 Feeding or foraging 60

Marine drive

Mike Kelly, Sue, Bill and Carol
17/09/2016 14:15 Fin Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 30

3.5 miles SE of Toll Gate, Marine Drive

Mike Craine
06/09/2016 15:30 Harbour Porpoise 4 0 Normal swimming 5

The Calf

Chris Burton shona boat trips
02/09/2016 19:05 Unidentified Small Cetacean 5 0 Fast swim or porpoising 10

West of the Sound

Sue & Bill Whittaker
29/08/2016 14:50 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Feeding or foraging 5

The Sound

Carol Woodall
29/08/2016 14:36 Unidentified Small Cetacean 10 0 Leaping 4

Langness

Tom Kneale
29/08/2016 12:10 Harbour Porpoise 3 0 Fast swim or porpoising 2

Port St Mary

Sue Whittaker & Carol
28/08/2016 09:00 Risso’s Dolphin 3 0 Feeding or foraging 10

The Sound

Cheryl Gatfield
27/08/2016 13:00 Common Dolphin 45 5 Bow riding 15

10 miles NW Peel

John Corlett
26/08/2016 19:00 Risso’s Dolphin 1 0 Feeding or foraging 90

Douglas harbour entrance

Kevin Walmsley

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