Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
05/07/2016 20:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 8 0 Fast swim or porpoising 5

Ramsey Bay

Dilys Sowrey
05/07/2016 13:47 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Feeding or foraging 2

2 miles off Port St Mary

Stuart marshall
03/07/2016 17:08 Harbour Porpoise 1 1 Feeding or foraging 10

West of The Sound

Sue Whittaker & Carol
03/07/2016 08:50 Unidentified Small Cetacean 5 0 Bow riding 5

Douglas, seen from Ben-My-Chree

Anonymous
24/06/2016 15:41 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Fast swim or porpoising 1

SE of Sound

Sue Whittaker
23/06/2016 08:30 Risso’s Dolphin 10 0 Fast swim or porpoising 10

Off Spanish head

David Wright
23/06/2016 08:20 Common Dolphin 6 0 Fast swim or porpoising 5

Off Spanish head

David Wright
23/06/2016 07:30 Risso’s Dolphin 3 1 Feeding or foraging 90

Off Spanish head

David Wright
18/06/2016 20:10 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 1

10 miles off Bradda head

Dermot Shimmin
18/06/2016 11:05 Risso’s Dolphin 10 0 Feeding or foraging 20

Onchan Head

David Cain
17/06/2016 21:15 Bottlenose Dolphin 10 10 Feeding or foraging 15

Ramsey Bay

Eddie Sullivan & Colette Gambell
16/06/2016 20:20 Risso’s Dolphin 10 0 Normal swimming 10

Marine Drive

Diane Short
16/06/2016 13:30 Risso’s Dolphin 30 0 Leaping 10

Fort Island, Langness

Mark Kitching
14/06/2016 18:10 Risso’s Dolphin 11 0 Normal swimming 40

Marine drive-Douglas head

Anicka parkin
12/06/2016 16:15 Minke Whale 2 0 Normal swimming 5

5nm west of the calf

Dan Keeling

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