SIGHTING RECORD #29156

Observer
Patrick Lyne - IWDG
Event Date 13/04/2018 18:00
Duration 120 mins
Location Castletownbere, Co. Cork
Reported location 51.63451116702568,-9.9199723699951
Platform Land
Species bottlenose dolphin
Number seen
Min 12
Best 14
Max 16
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 8
Juveniles 3
Calves 3
Notes Photo ID images sent to IWDg for matching. Off Dunboy area.
Known animals -
Photos

Behaviour Feeding
Milling
Travelling
Breaching
Tail-fluking
Sky-hopping
Direction of Travelling Variable
Environment
Sea state Small wavelets. Glassy crests - not breaking.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 2: Light breeze
Wind direction S
Glare (°) 0
Visibility 1-5 km
Cloud cover 88
Water depth (m) 20
Precipitation (rain/fog) none
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars
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