Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
24/10/2020 12:15 Bottlenose Dolphin 2 2 Normal swimming 10

Laxey bay

Shane Stigant
19/10/2020 10:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 7 2 Normal swimming 15

Bay Fine

Breeshey Harkin, Di Swayne and others
18/10/2020 16:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Feeding or foraging 15

Ramsey bay

Janette Gledhill and others
18/10/2020 11:50 Bottlenose Dolphin 28 2 Normal swimming 300

Niarbyl to Bay Fine via Port Erin bay

Too many to mention
17/10/2020 14:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 4 0 Feeding or foraging 20

Approximately 0.5 to 1 km east of the Sugarloaf cave

Janette Gledhill
17/10/2020 11:35 Risso’s Dolphin 1 0 Leaping 5

The Lhen

Allen S. Moore
11/10/2020 17:30 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 10

Half a mile NE of Laxey headland

Shane Stigant
08/10/2020 11:40 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Normal swimming 10

Ramsey bay

Dave Corkish
07/10/2020 16:50 Bottlenose Dolphin 3 0 Normal swimming 10

Onchan Head

Peter Coxhead
01/10/2020 18:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 70 10 Fast swim or porpoising 60

Laxey bay to Maughold head

Shane Stigant, Mark Murley
29/09/2020 16:50 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 15

End of airport runway, Turkeylands

Vannin Veg
29/09/2020 11:30 Risso’s Dolphin 20 0 Normal swimming 60

Marine drive toll gate

MWDW and others
29/09/2020 10:55 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 95

Marine drive toll gate

MWDW and others
29/09/2020 09:50 Harbour Porpoise 3 0 Normal swimming 5

Port St Mary

Vannin Veg
28/09/2020 15:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Normal swimming 5

Fenella beach

Dave Corkish