Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
08/05/2016 14:30 Risso’s Dolphin 3 0 Normal swimming 20

Douglas Lighthouse and Marine Drive

Maggie Shutler/Daniel Hurst
06/05/2016 19:47 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Feeding or foraging 5

South of The Sound

Sue Whittaker
06/05/2016 14:00 Risso’s Dolphin 4 0 Not recorded 30

Marine Drive

Mike Craine/Nick Gordon
06/05/2016 13:38 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Normal swimming 1

South of The Sound

Sue Whittaker
06/05/2016 07:50 Risso’s Dolphin 3 0 Feeding or foraging 5

Douglas Bay

Mandy Maynard Wise
05/05/2016 15:30 Risso’s Dolphin 3 0 Not recorded 20

Langness

Mike Craine
02/05/2016 17:15 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Normal swimming 5

Peel breakwater

Rachel Jackson
29/04/2016 10:52 Harbour Porpoise 3 0 Normal swimming 5

East of the Calf

Bill Holgate
27/04/2016 19:00 Risso’s Dolphin 8 0 Normal swimming 20

Marine Drive

Keith and Barbara Uren
25/04/2016 19:30 Unidentified Small Cetacean 1 0 Normal swimming 2

Dhoon bay

Joseph
24/04/2016 15:30 Risso’s Dolphin 4 0 Leaping 20

Douglas head

Simon & Erin Jeffs
20/04/2016 15:00 Harbour Porpoise 5 0 Fast swim or porpoising 5

Calf of Man

Sue Leeming (aboard Gemini)
20/04/2016 08:45 Risso’s Dolphin 2 0 Normal swimming 5

Douglas Bay

Maggie Shutler
19/04/2016 17:30 Risso’s Dolphin 5 0 Normal swimming 5

Douglas head

Dave Corkish
19/04/2016 11:45 Unidentified Small Cetacean 1 0 Normal swimming 5

1 mile off Scarlett

Adam and Margaret Kelly