Recent cetacean sightings

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
20/06/2022 15:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 12 0 Normal swimming 5

Perwick Bay, Port St May

20/06/2022 15:20 Risso’s Dolphin 12 0 Feeding or foraging 30

Chicken rock, SW of the Calf of Man

Jan G
20/06/2022 09:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Feeding or foraging 180

Peel bay

Too many to mention
16/06/2022 13:40 Risso’s Dolphin 4 2 Feeding or foraging 30

Port St Mary

Phil M
15/06/2022 18:45 Minke Whale 1 0 Leaping 1

Carrick Bay

Dermot Shimmin
15/06/2022 18:42 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Feeding or foraging 5

Carrick Bay

Nina Shimmin
15/06/2022 18:40 Harbour Porpoise 2 1 Feeding or foraging 6

1 mile south of Carrick Bay

Nina Shimmin
15/06/2022 14:00 Risso’s Dolphin 5 0 Logging on surface 5

8 miles south of port st mary

Doug Patrick
15/06/2022 11:30 Minke Whale 1 0 Fast swim or porpoising 2

7 miles south of port st mary

Doug Patrick
15/06/2022 08:45 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 1

From Ben-my-Chree

Andy Mcallister
14/06/2022 11:30 Harbour Porpoise 5 0 Normal swimming 3

Scarlett Point

ChristIne Dolan
12/06/2022 10:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Feeding or foraging 75

Port Erin Bay

Amy Clark and Anthony Brand
09/06/2022 22:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Leaping 20

Peel bay

Leanne Cubbon
08/06/2022 21:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Feeding or foraging 30

Peel bay, 100 metres off the Marine Hotel

Andy Findlay, Terry Taxi, Samuel Irwin
07/06/2022 20:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 15 0 Leaping 30

Laxey bay-Onchan head

Simone Forster, Charmaine Bentham