Recent cetacean sightings

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
29/11/2022 14:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Feeding or foraging 120

Peel bay and Castle

Lisa, Roy, MWDW
28/11/2022 15:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 20 0 Normal swimming 270

Peel-Niarbyl-Peel

Katherine Bergin
27/11/2022 14:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 4 1 Leaping 10

Peel breakwater

Andy Baxendale
22/11/2022 12:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 0 6 Feeding or foraging 60

Outside Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
20/11/2022 14:55 Bottlenose Dolphin 4 0 Fast swim or porpoising 5

North end of Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
20/11/2022 14:10 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 40

Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
15/11/2022 15:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 20 0 Feeding or foraging 70

2Km off Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
13/11/2022 12:30 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Feeding or foraging 15

Peel castle

MWDW
12/11/2022 15:00 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 20

Peel castle

Amy, Kevin Walmsley
06/11/2022 09:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 3 1 Normal swimming 5

Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
05/11/2022 15:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Fast swim or porpoising 5

Peel bay

Birds IOM
04/11/2022 09:20 Bottlenose Dolphin 51 2 Leaping 40

Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
01/11/2022 14:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 50 0 Fast swim or porpoising 60

Laxey-/maughold

Cheryl Southgate
19/10/2022 18:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 10 0 Bow riding 10

Douglas harbour seen from the Ben

Gareth John
12/10/2022 15:55 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 5

Pigeon stream, Marine drive

MWDW