SIGHTING RECORD #29520

Observer
Caroline Tuffy - IWDG
Event Date 19/08/2018 19:45
Duration 30 mins
Location Kilcummin Head, Killala Bay, Co. Mayo
Reported location 54.293,-9.190
Platform Headland/spit
Species harbour porpoise
Number seen
Min 7
Best 10
Max 12
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes 1st of 2 sightings during casual watch
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Milling
Direction of Travelling West
Environment
Sea state Small wavelets. Glassy crests - not breaking.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 0: Calm
Wind direction var
Glare (°) 0
Visibility 16-20 km
Cloud cover 88
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog) Distant fog
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars and spotting scope
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