SIGHTING RECORD #42164

Observer
Tess Peters - NUIG
Event Date 03/12/2022 10:00
Duration 150 mins
Location Black Head, Co. Clare ( 53.1500,-9.2500 )
Reported location 53.15124925111971,-9.2712656830933
Platform Headland/spit
Species harbour porpoise
Number seen
Min 2
Best 2
Max 2
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 2
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Observed during 90 minute land based effort watch. One HP feeding for entire watch. Another individual quickly travelling by. No interaction between the two
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour Feeding
Travelling
Direction of Travelling North-east
Environment
Sea state Small wavelets. Glassy crests - not breaking.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force n/a
Wind direction n/a
Glare (°)
Visibility 6-10 km
Cloud cover 100
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch Location: Black Head

Time started: 2022-12-03 10:00:00

Time ended: 2022-12-03 12:30:00
Optics binoculars
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