SIGHTING RECORD #47051

Observer
Feidhlim Gralton - Public
Event Date 18/06/2024 20:30
Duration 60 mins
Location Achill Head, Co. Mayo ( 53.9751,-10.2570 )
Reported location 53.9600604972371,-10.192142128944
Platform Headland/spit
Species dolphin species, possibly harbour porpoise
Number seen
Min 3
Best 3
Max 3
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 2
Juveniles 1
Calves 0
Notes Reported to IWDG as possible common dolphin and could be
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Tail-slapping
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Ripples like fish scales. No foam crests.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 3: Gentle breeze
Wind direction NW
Glare (°)
Visibility > 20 km
Cloud cover
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics binoculars
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