Recent cetacean sightings

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
26/09/2022 15:40 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 10

Marine drive, tollgates

Jay
24/09/2022 13:10 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 10

Marine drive, Port Soderick end

Mai Fuller
23/09/2022 19:20 Minke Whale 2 0 Normal swimming 20

Marine drive

Rosina casson
23/09/2022 10:00 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 5

Off the Chasms

Robert Fisher
22/09/2022 16:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 3 3 Feeding or foraging 10

Middle of Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
22/09/2022 11:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 2 6 Feeding or foraging 20

Mid Laxey Bay

Shane Stigant
20/09/2022 18:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Leaping 30

Point of Ayre (east)

Tim Pressley
20/09/2022 09:45 Harbour Porpoise 2 1 Normal swimming 10

Port Erin breakwater

Sue_Whittaker & Carol Woodall
20/09/2022 09:30 Unidentified Large Cetacean 2 0 Leaping 10

S of Bradda Head

Carol & Sue
20/09/2022 09:20 Bottlenose Dolphin 15 0 Fast swim or porpoising 30

Niarbyl

Maurice
19/09/2022 19:10 Unidentified Large Cetacean 5 0 Fast swim or porpoising 5

SSE of Sound car park

Carol & Sue
19/09/2022 18:30 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 30

S of Sound car park

Carol Woodall
19/09/2022 18:15 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Fast swim or porpoising 2

S of Sound car park

Carol Woodall
19/09/2022 09:55 Risso’s Dolphin 7 0 Leaping 15

The Arches, Marine drive

Richard and Jan Cooil
19/09/2022 09:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 6 0 Fast swim or porpoising 15

Marine drive toll gate

Adam Tansley-Scales