SIGHTING RECORD #27086

Observer
Rob Chowne - Public
Event Date 20/02/2017 11:15
Duration 10 mins
Location Black Head, Co. Antrim ( 54.7611,-5.6875 )
Reported location 54.759,-5.689
Platform Headland/spit
Species bottlenose dolphin
Number seen
Min 25
Best 27
Max 30
Group comprised (qty)
Adult 0
Juveniles 0
Calves 0
Notes Bottlenose dolphins off the Black Head path. Species ID confirmed by video sent to IWDG 21/02/17
Known animals -
Photos
Behaviour
Direction of Travelling North
Environment
Sea state Small wavelets. Glassy crests - not breaking.
Swell < 1 m
Wind force 4: Moderate breeze
Wind direction NE
Glare (°)
Visibility 11-15 km
Cloud cover 38
Water depth (m)
Precipitation (rain/fog)
Effort Watch No
Optics none
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