SIGHTING RECORD #36849

Observer
Roisin Heeney - Public
Event Date 11/01/2021 16:27
Duration 0 mins
Location Dooagh, Achill Island, Co. Mayo
Reported location 53.971074413885404,-10.128227072460938
Platform Island
Species bottlenose dolphin
Number seen
Min 4
Best 5
Max 5
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Image from encounter attached....A lot of jumping and riding waves
Known animals -
Photos

Behaviour Breaching
Direction of Travelling N/A
Environment
Sea state Moderate, longer waves. Many whitecaps. Some spray.
Swell 1-2 m
Wind force 5: Fresh breeze
Wind direction SW
Glare (°) 0
Visibility 1-5 km
Cloud cover 0
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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