First humpback whale of 2019; 16th April.

18th Apr 2019

The first humpback whale  of the season was recorded  during a Cork Whale Watch whalewatching trip on the morning of 16th April from Reen Pier, Union Hall. That afternoon, IWDG whale researcher Pádraig Whooley joined Cork Whale Watch and obtained photo-id images of the same whale. This is the first success of the new WhaleTrack Ireland project  sponsored by Ryanair customers

The whale season has started !

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 Photo Pádraig Whooley

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