SIGHTING RECORD #29522

Observer
John Casey - Public
Event Date 20/08/2018 11:30
Duration 20 mins
Location Ballyheigue, Co. Kerry ( 52.3896,-9.8250 )
Reported location 52.394,-9.906
Platform Other vessel/unspecified vessel
Species dolphin species
Number seen
Min 10
Best 12
Max 15
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 8
Juveniles 4
Calves 0
Notes Given aerial display and proximity to shore, most likely to be BND. Requested images 20/08/18
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Breaching
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Small wavelets. Glassy crests - not breaking.
Swell 1-2 m
Wind force 3: Gentle breeze
Wind direction SW
Glare (°) 10
Visibility 16-20 km
Cloud cover 75
Water depth (m) 6
Precipitation (rain/fog) Clear
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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