Recent cetacean sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
02/05/2022 15:20 Unidentified Small Cetacean 3 0 Normal swimming 5

West of Sound car park

C Woodall
02/05/2022 15:10 Harbour Porpoise 4 0 Normal swimming 10

North of the Calf

C Woodall & Sue Whittaker
02/05/2022 10:45 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Bow riding 10

Point of Ayre

Russell Cowell
01/05/2022 20:18 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Feeding or foraging 10

Glen Mooar

Paul
30/04/2022 10:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Feeding or foraging 5

Ramsey bay

Keren
22/04/2022 19:55 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Normal swimming 5

Off Fenella beach

Adam Tansley
21/04/2022 15:15 Risso’s Dolphin 2 0 Normal swimming 10

Port Grenaugh

Dave Griffiths
19/04/2022 20:30 Risso’s Dolphin 3 0 Normal swimming 10

Niarbyl bay

Ann and Tony Thick
18/04/2022 07:20 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Fast swim or porpoising 5

Between Ramsey and Dogmills

Clare Harkin
15/04/2022 18:50 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Normal swimming 10

Swimming parallel to the Promenade heading past Peel Headlands.

Ruth M Black and Adam Denard
14/04/2022 10:45 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 0 Normal swimming 2

Castletown Bay, Langness side

Richard Norris
13/04/2022 13:40 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Normal swimming 15

Peel bay- swimming pool side- Moonlight & Starlight.

Sara Ismail-Sutton
11/04/2022 10:40 Bottlenose Dolphin 1 1 Normal swimming 1

By the side of Peel Castle

Marc Boulton
10/04/2022 08:11 Bottlenose Dolphin 4 1 Bow riding 3

Bulgham Bay

John Green
07/04/2022 15:15 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Normal swimming 10

Toll Gate – Marine Drive – Douglas

Colin Gundry, Phil Dunne