Fin whales still showing between Ram Head and Capel Island.

9th Feb 2007 Update II 9/02/07

IWDG observer Andrew Malcolm reports that a two hour effort watch off Ardmore, Co. Waterford on 9/02/07 has produced another three fin whales between Ram Head and Capel Island. These fin whales have now been seen regularly in this area for over a month, and several of these have been photo-identified by IWDG. Both common dolphins and harbour porpoises were also recorded during this watch


Report I 2/02/07

As of 12:15 2nd Feb at least two fin whales were still being seen by IWDG members, about 3 miles south of Capel Island Nr. knockadoon Head, East Cork. Five fin whales were seen yesterday.