j.tweedie's picture

Harbour Porpoise

Observed: 30th May 2003 By: j.tweedie
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
j.tweedie’s reputation in Mammalsj.tweedie’s reputation in Mammals
harbourporpoise
Description:
Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

dw5448's picture

Great image

Good photo - the bow wave is very clear and some of the countershading of the body shows in the trough. I guess you heard the blows very clearly as well.

Dave

j.tweedie's picture

Yes, there was barely a

Yes, there was barely a ripple on the water and the boat's engines were switched off to attract them closer - estimates of over 100 animals there. Heard the blows very well, same with the Minke Whales we had the same day.