SIGHTING RECORD #29001

Observer
Vincent Hendy - Commercial Fisherman
Event Date 18/02/2018 11:00
Duration 30 mins
Location Howth Head, Co. Dublin ( 53.3730,-6.0510 )
Reported location 53.387,-6.055
Platform Land
Species dolphin species
Number seen
Min 5
Best 5
Max 5
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 3
Juveniles 2
Calves 0
Notes Reported to IWDG as "definite" bottlenose dolphin. Requested futher details 19/02/18. No images. Seems they were >10ft length.
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Feeding
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Ripples like fish scales. No foam crests.
Swell n/a
Wind force 1: Light air
Wind direction SW
Glare (°)
Visibility 1-5 km
Cloud cover 88
Water depth (m) 3
Precipitation (rain/fog) Yes
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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