Recent cetacean sightings

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
28/01/2023 13:30 Moonlight and Starlight 1 1 Feeding or foraging 45

Peel bay- within 5 metres of the shore

Jorden Hurst
27/01/2023 11:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 50 10 Leaping 210

Between Laxey-Dhoon-Maughold and back

Adam, John B, Paul Q, Shane S,
27/01/2023 08:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 30 0 Normal swimming 240

Peel-Smeale

Charlotte lee, Andrew Adam and others
26/01/2023 12:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 28 2 Leaping 140

Laxey and Garwick

Shane Stigant, Barbara Jepson, Alice Quayle
18/01/2023 12:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 6 0 Leaping 15

Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
18/01/2023 08:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 30 0 Boat interaction (not riding bow) 10

Port Mooar to Maughold

Danny Kermeen
15/01/2023 15:00 Moonlight and Starlight 2 0 Feeding or foraging 5

Peel breakwater

Not recorded
14/01/2023 15:15 Moonlight and Starlight 2 0 Bow riding 5

Peel bay

Jo Callister
14/01/2023 13:00 Unidentified Small Cetacean 7 0 Feeding or foraging 45

Outside Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
09/01/2023 12:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 5 0 Normal swimming 15

2 km SE of Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
08/01/2023 11:45 Bottlenose Dolphin 7 0 Leaping 30

Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
07/01/2023 08:55 Bottlenose Dolphin 0 15 Feeding or foraging 35

Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
05/01/2023 11:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 30 20 Normal swimming 20

Marine drive

Darren Lillie
03/01/2023 12:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 30 0 Bow riding 30

Scarlett point

Richard Wild
02/01/2023 16:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 2 0 Feeding or foraging 30

Port Erin

Kate Hawkins