Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
15/10/2021 12:25 Bottlenose Dolphin 15 0 Feeding or foraging 30

Blue Point to Ballaghennie

Colin Gundry
15/10/2021 11:40 Bottlenose Dolphin 12 3 Normal swimming 480

Peel to Gansey

Ginny Keig, Neil and Jan G, Tim Cross
11/10/2021 13:55 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 20

0.5 mile off Toll Gate Marine Drive

Val Galpin, Alice Quayle
10/10/2021 17:20 Risso’s Dolphin 6 0 Leaping 65

Laxey Bay Marine Nature Reserve

David Bellamy
10/10/2021 14:30 Minke Whale 2 0 Feeding or foraging 15

Between Laxey Bay and Onchan head around 1mile offshore

Martin Sewell
10/10/2021 11:15 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 45

Marine drive

Brunger
10/10/2021 10:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 6 4 Fast swim or porpoising 140

Laxey to Port Mooar

Shane stigant
10/10/2021 08:30 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 15

East of Langness Lighthouse

Ollie Padget
07/10/2021 12:45 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Normal swimming 5

Peel bay

Jen Adams
06/10/2021 13:15 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 20

Toll gate, Marine drive

Sue Harvey
04/10/2021 16:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Feeding or foraging 60

Point of Ayre

Alistair Sutherland, Garry Curtis
02/10/2021 16:55 Minke Whale 3 0 Feeding or foraging 65

Toll gate, Marine drive

Greg Hogg and Brian Liggins
01/10/2021 17:00 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 2

Keristal, Port Soderick

David Kelly
25/09/2021 14:25 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Logging on surface 15

Peel bay- breakwater

Michael George
22/09/2021 15:00 Unidentified Small Cetacean 10 0 Leaping 30

4 miles off Dhoon

Roberta Harbisher