SIGHTING RECORD #29507

Observer
Dave O Connor - Wolfhound Adventure Tours
Event Date 17/08/2018 10:00
Duration 1 mins
Location Bray Head, Valentia Island, Co. Kerry
Reported location 51.88642878485973,-10.429892490234
Platform Headland/spit
Species dolphin species, possibly harbour porpoise
Number seen
Min 5
Best 6
Max 8
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Pod of dolphins in large seas followed by gannets on north side of Bray Head. ID difficult in testing conditions. Possibility of them being BND.
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Travelling
Direction of Travelling East
Environment
Sea state Larger waves. Whitecaps everywhere. More spray.
Swell 2+ m
Wind force 8: Gale
Wind direction W
Glare (°)
Visibility 11-15 km
Cloud cover 88
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog) Light drizzle
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars
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