Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
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
25/08/2016 19:15 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 1

Marine Drive

Carol Woodall & Bill Whittaker
25/08/2016 18:00 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 5

Marine Drive

Carol, Sue, Bill
25/08/2016 17:30 Risso’s Dolphin 5 0 Feeding or foraging 30

Fort Island

Raine family
25/08/2016 14:30 Risso’s Dolphin 4 0 Fast swim or porpoising 15

The Sound

chris Burton(shona Boat Trips)
25/08/2016 14:00 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 1

Laxey bay

Graeme Healy
25/08/2016 14:00 Harbour Porpoise 7 0 Normal swimming 5

800 metres East of the Chasms

Bill Holgate
25/08/2016 12:45 Risso’s Dolphin 3 0 Normal swimming 6

Chicken Rock

Chris Burton (shona Boat Trips)
25/08/2016 12:30 Harbour Porpoise 14 0 Not recorded 7

Chicken Rock

Chris Burton (Shona Boat Trips)
25/08/2016 12:10 Harbour Porpoise 2 1 Feeding or foraging 30

Bay Fine

Carol Woodall & Sue Whittaker
25/08/2016 11:30 Harbour Porpoise 13 0 Normal swimming 10

Chicken Rock

Kirrie Jenkins
24/08/2016 20:30 Risso’s Dolphin 1 0 Feeding or foraging 10

Langness

Liz Charter and Tim Earl
24/08/2016 17:15 Common Dolphin 10 0 Feeding or foraging 5

Langness

Richard and Janice Cooil
24/08/2016 17:15 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Normal swimming 1

The Sound

Graeme Healy