SIGHTING RECORD #40579

Observer
Meghan Tyner - Public
Jim Doyle - Public
Event Date 22/05/2022 13:27
Duration 15 mins
Location New Ross, Co. Wexford
Reported location 52.39862583401561,-6.9440998541091
Platform Land
Species harbour porpoise
Number seen
Min 1
Best 1
Max 2
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Multiple reports. Images by M. Tyner here lean strongly in favour of this being a hbr. porpoise rather than dolphin sp. Dorsal fin looks small and triangular.
Known animals -
Photos


Behaviour
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Small waves getting longer. Many whitecaps.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 4: Moderate breeze
Wind direction var
Glare (°)
Visibility n/a
Cloud cover 63
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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