SIGHTING RECORD #35735

Observer
Mark Quinn - Public
Event Date 09/08/2020 16:00
Duration 20 mins
Location Slieve League, Co. Donegal
Reported location 54.61839729465156,-8.6584356277344
Platform Headland/spit
Species common dolphin
Number seen
Min 30
Best 40
Max 50
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 20
Juveniles 25
Calves 5
Notes Awaiting further details on validation. Video sent to IWDG confirm these to be common dolphins.
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Milling
Travelling
Bow-riding
Breaching
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Small wavelets. Glassy crests - not breaking.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 1: Light air
Wind direction SW
Glare (°)
Visibility > 20 km
Cloud cover 63
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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