Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
29/11/2020 16:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Feeding or foraging 15

Point of Ayre Visitor Centre

Steve Taggart, Jenny Gotrel
29/11/2020 15:00 Harbour Porpoise 12 0 Fast swim or porpoising 10

Chicken Rock

Stephen Marsh
29/11/2020 11:30 Harbour Porpoise 3 1 Normal swimming 5

Castletown Bay

Pete Quirk
29/11/2020 11:15 Bottlenose Dolphin 30 0 Normal swimming 50

Laxey bay

Jo-ann Corr
27/11/2020 13:30 Risso’s Dolphin 14 0 Leaping 60

Perwick, Port St Mary

Martin Lambden
27/11/2020 12:05 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 40

Marine drive toll gate

Ian Wilcock
27/11/2020 12:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 40 10 Feeding or foraging 120

Spread out between Laxey and Port St Mary

James Corrin, Neil B, John Barker, Jemma Brady plus others
27/11/2020 11:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 8 0 Feeding or foraging 15

Peel headlands

Neil westwood
26/11/2020 09:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Feeding or foraging 210

Peel bay close in

Many
10/11/2020 07:45 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Feeding or foraging 10

Ramsey bay

Lucy Wilson
05/11/2020 15:20 Bottlenose Dolphin 25 5 Normal swimming 30

North of the Sound

Rachel Jackson
05/11/2020 11:15 Bottlenose Dolphin 30 0 Feeding or foraging 60

Laxey to Maughold

Grania Thornton, Swasti Behari
05/11/2020 10:30 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 10

Glen Mooar

Val Roscoe
03/11/2020 11:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 20 5 Fast swim or porpoising 30

Groudle head to Onchan

Richard Cooil and others
01/11/2020 16:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Normal swimming 15

Peel bay

Chris