SIGHTING RECORD #36853

Observer
Nigel O'Boyle - Public
Carol O'Boyle - DAERA N. Irl.
Event Date 10/01/2021 16:30
Duration 20 mins
Location Garron Point, Co. Antrim ( 55.0500,-5.9600 )
Reported location 55.05436133091781,-5.9693746760843
Platform Headland/spit
Species bottlenose dolphin
Number seen
Min 10
Best 15
Max 20
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Very active, with aerial displays consistent with these being bottlenose dolphins.
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Travelling
Breaching
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Small wavelets. Glassy crests - not breaking.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 4: Moderate breeze
Wind direction E
Glare (°)
Visibility 1-5 km
Cloud cover 38
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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