SIGHTING RECORD #46019

Observer
Dave O' Connor - Wolfhound Adventure Tours
Event Date 14/04/2024 13:04
Duration 47 mins
Location Howth Head, Co. Dublin ( 53.3730,-6.0510 )
Reported location 53.38368300508639,-6.0422505049805
Platform Headland/spit
Species harbour porpoise
Number seen
Min 6
Best 8
Max 10
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes One known scarred individual that has been seen here on occasion since Dec 2023. Group drifted slowly SE further off shore. Speedboat and tourist boats in area may have moved them away from general area. Some gannets following.
Known animals -
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Behaviour Feeding
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Small wavelets. Glassy crests - not breaking.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 1: Light air
Wind direction var
Glare (°)
Visibility > 20 km
Cloud cover 38
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog) none
Effort Watch Location: Howth Head

Time started: 2024-04-14 13:00:00

Time ended: 2024-04-14 14:00:00
Optics binoculars
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