SIGHTING RECORD #45750

Observer
Paddy Roche - Passage East Ferry Skipper & IWDG
Event Date 28/02/2024 15:05
Duration 10 mins
Location Waterford Estuary, Co. Waterford ( 1.0000,0.0000 )
Reported location 52.24184023223836,-6.9690833911999
Platform Ferry
Species common dolphin
Number seen
Min 6
Best 8
Max 10
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Between Ballyhack and Passage East, heading up river on the first of flood
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Milling
Travelling
Breaching
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Ripples like fish scales. No foam crests.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 5: Fresh breeze
Wind direction SW
Glare (°)
Visibility 1-5 km
Cloud cover 100
Water depth (m) 10
Precipitation (rain/fog) Fog poor vis
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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