SIGHTING RECORD #30232

Observer
Noel McKeon - Public
Event Date 09/12/2018 14:00
Duration 30 mins
Location Howth Head, Co. Dublin ( 53.3730,-6.0510 )
Reported location 53.381,-6.030
Platform Headland/spit
Species harbour porpoise
Number seen
Min 4
Best 4
Max 5
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 4
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Observed between Piper Head and Nose of Howth
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Feeding
Direction of Travelling North
Environment
Sea state Ripples like fish scales. No foam crests.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 3: Gentle breeze
Wind direction SE
Glare (°) 0
Visibility n/a
Cloud cover 0
Water depth (m) 16
Precipitation (rain/fog) none
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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