Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
01/04/2017 12:00 Risso’s Dolphin 10 0 Normal swimming 40

Onchan Head

Dylan Yates
01/04/2017 11:25 Harbour Porpoise 2 1 Feeding or foraging 55

South west of Point of Ayre

Colin Gundry
01/04/2017 11:00 Harbour Porpoise 1 1 Normal swimming 3

Rue Point, Andreas.

Nick Pinder
24/03/2017 17:35 Bottlenose Dolphin 15 5 Fast swim or porpoising 90

Port Mooar-Laxey bay

Shane Stigant, Anna Kerruish
23/03/2017 12:50 Risso’s Dolphin 12 0 Not recorded 10

Marine Drive

Renée Heginbotham
20/03/2017 12:05 Bottlenose Dolphin 50 0 Normal swimming 60

Douglas lighthouse

Nathan Davies
13/03/2017 11:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 15 0 Normal swimming 10

Port Mooar

Anna Kerruish
09/03/2017 15:00 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Feeding or foraging 15

Peel breakwater

Liz Charter, Gail Jeffcoate, Tim Earl
06/03/2017 14:00 Unidentified Large Cetacean 2 0 Logging on surface 11

Langness

Liz Mitchell
06/03/2017 12:25 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Fast swim or porpoising 1

Port St Mary

Carol Woodall and Sue Whittaker
06/03/2017 12:05 Harbour Porpoise 4 1 Feeding or foraging 15

Port St Mary

Carol Woodall and Sue Whittaker
06/03/2017 10:50 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Normal swimming 3

Laxey bay

cath hinks
04/03/2017 15:00 Harbour Porpoise 3 0 Feeding or foraging 20

Blue point

Linda Broome-smith
21/02/2017 14:05 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 0 Normal swimming 60

Peel Bay

Allen S Moore, Sue & Ian Griffiths, RSPB
19/02/2017 12:05 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Normal swimming 2

Rue Point

Nick Pinder