SIGHTING RECORD #27362

Observer
Cathal O' Murchada - Public
Event Date 22/03/2017 08:10
Duration 5 mins
Location Nimmo's Pier, Galway Docks, Co. Galway
Reported location 53.2653960978697,-9.0441560247802
Platform Land
Species bottlenose dolphin
Number seen
Min 1
Best 1
Max 1
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 1
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes The Galway Bay "resident" bottlenose dolphin
Known animals -
Photos

Behaviour Milling
Direction of Travelling Variable
Environment
Sea state Ripples like fish scales. No foam crests.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 3: Gentle breeze
Wind direction E
Glare (°) 0
Visibility > 20 km
Cloud cover 75
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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