Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
20/03/2016 12:30 Harbour Porpoise 3 0 Feeding or foraging 11

Langness

Carol Woodall and Sue Whittaker
18/03/2016 16:40 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Feeding or foraging 10

West of The Sound

Sue Whittaker
14/03/2016 13:00 Risso’s Dolphin 2 0 Feeding or foraging 20

100m off Bradda Head

Steve & Netty Taggart
13/03/2016 15:30 Risso’s Dolphin 4 1 Normal swimming 30

Off Douglas Head

Colin & Anne Gundry
07/03/2016 09:30 Risso’s Dolphin 2 0 Normal swimming 10

Marine Drive

Steve Wright
06/03/2016 11:15 Bottlenose Dolphin 70 30 Normal swimming 300

Laxey bay to the Calf

Mr Griffiths, Terri Wilcox, Dave Smith, Jackie and Graham Hall
28/02/2016 07:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 75 5 Normal swimming 15

Douglas to Port Soderick

John Corteen
24/02/2016 13:10 Unidentified Small Cetacean 3 0 Blowing 30

Marine drive

Kylie Rollins
15/02/2016 16:20 Bottlenose Dolphin 50 0 Fast swim or porpoising 60

Port Mooar to Clay head

Shane Stigant, Sowrey family
14/02/2016 16:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 2 0 Normal swimming 15

1 km off Port Soderick

John Collister
14/02/2016 13:00 Unidentified Small Cetacean 1 0 Not recorded 2

Langness

Anne-Marie Clark
09/02/2016 13:15 Bottlenose Dolphin 100 0 Fast swim or porpoising 5

Port Mooar

Anna Kerruish
18/01/2016 15:45 Harbour Porpoise 3 0 Feeding or foraging 45

West of The Sound

Mike Craine
16/01/2016 15:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 100 0 Fast swim or porpoising 70

Marine Drive

Stuart Perks, Gavin Carter
16/01/2016 10:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 20 0 Normal swimming 90

Niarbyl to The Calf

The Wattersons, Martin Lambden and Sound Cafe