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Date:9th Jul 2017
Common Name:Sabine's Gull
Scientific Name:Xema sabini
Number:1
Location:SW of Cape Clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:31st Jul 2016
Common Name:Wilson's Storm-petrel
Scientific Name:Oceanites oceanicus
Number:3
Location:at sea off cape clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:31st Jul 2016
Common Name:Sooty shearwater
Scientific Name:Puffinus griseus
Number:10
Location:at sea off cape clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:31st Jul 2016
Common Name:Manx Shearwater
Scientific Name:Puffinus puffinus
Number:4
Location:off Kedge Rocks
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
tight feeding flock
 
Date:31st Jul 2016
Common Name:Common Dolphins
Scientific Name:Delphinus delphis
Number:50
Location:at sea off cape clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:31st Jul 2016
Common Name:Humpback Whale
Scientific Name:Megaptera novaeangliae
Number:1
Location:South of Beacon at Baltimore
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:24th Jul 2016
Common Name:Wilson's Storm-petrel
Scientific Name:Oceanites oceanicus
Number:3
Location:at sea off cape clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:24th Jul 2016
Common Name:Great Shearwater
Scientific Name:Puffinus gravis
Number:1
Location:at sea off cape clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:24th Jul 2016
Common Name:Sooty shearwater
Scientific Name:Puffinus griseus
Number:9
Location:at sea off cape clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:24th Jul 2016
Common Name:Great Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius skua
Number:2
Location:at sea off cape clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:24th Jul 2016
Common Name:Common Dolphin
Scientific Name:Delphinus delphis
Number:20
Location:at sea off cape clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:17th Jul 2016
Common Name:Wilson's Storm-petrel
Scientific Name:Oceanites oceanicus
Number:3
Location:at sea off Cape Clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:17th Jul 2016
Common Name:Long-tailed Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius longicaudus
Number:1
Location:west of Fastnet
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:17th Jul 2016
Common Name:Pomarine Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius pomarinus
Number:3
Location:wast of Fastnet
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:17th Jul 2016
Common Name:Great Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius skua
Number:1
Location:at seaq off cape clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:17th Jul 2016
Common Name:Great Shearwater
Scientific Name:Puffinus gravis
Number:1
Location:at sea off cape clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:17th Jul 2016
Common Name:Sooty shearwater
Scientific Name:Puffinus griseus
Number:2
Location:at sea off cape clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:17th Jul 2016
Common Name:Common Porpoise
Scientific Name:Phocoena phocoena
Number:5
Location:at sea off cape clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:17th Jul 2016
Common Name:Minke Whale
Scientific Name:Baleanoptera acutorostrata
Number:1
Location:at sea off cape
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:3rd Jul 2016
Common Name:Humpback Whale
Scientific Name:Megaptera novaeangliae
Number:1
Location:South-west of the Fastnet
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:3rd Jul 2016
Common Name:Minke Whale
Scientific Name:Balaenoptera acutorostrata
Number:10
Location:Off Cape Clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:3rd Jul 2016
Common Name:Wilson's Storm-petrel
Scientific Name:Oceanites oceanicus
Number:1
Location:6 km south-west of fastnet
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:3rd Jul 2016
Common Name:Common Dolphin
Scientific Name:Delphinus delphis
Number:100
Location:at sea off Cape Clear
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:29th Jul 2015
Common Name:Sooty Shearwater
Scientific Name:Puffinus gresius
Number:2
Location:Baltimore Pelagic
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:29th Jul 2015
Common Name:Pomarine Skua
Scientific Name:Stercoriarus pomarinus
Number:1
Location:Baltimore Pelagic
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:29th Jul 2015
Common Name:Great Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius skua
Number:6
Location:Baltimore Pelagic
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:28th Jul 2015
Common Name:Mediterranean Gull
Scientific Name:Larus melanocephalus
Number:46
Location:Rosscarbery
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:27th Jul 2015
Common Name:Storm Petrel
Scientific Name:Hydrobates pelagicus
Number:35
Location:Baltimore Pelagic
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
Date:19th Jul 2015
Common Name:Minke Whale
Scientific Name:Balaenoptera acutrostrata
Number:8
Location:Baltimore 'Sealife Cruise'
County:Cork
Photo By:Robert Vaughan
Date:19th Jul 2015
Common Name:Common Dolphin
Scientific Name:Delphinus delphis
Number:50
Location:Baltimore 'Sealife Cruise'
County:Cork
Photo By:Robert Vaughan
 
Date:19th Jul 2015
Common Name:Pomerine Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius pomerinus
Number:2
Location:Baltimore 'Sealife Cruise'
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:19th Jul 2015
Common Name:Arctic Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius parasiticus
Number:1
Location:Baltimore 'Sealife Cruise'
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
Date:19th Jul 2015
Common Name:Grey/Red Phalarope
Scientific Name:Phalaropus fulicarius
Number:1
Location:Baltimore 'Sealife Cruise'
County:Cork
Photo By:Robert Vaughan
Date:19th Jul 2015
Common Name:Ocean Sunfish
Scientific Name:Mola mola
Number:3
Location:Baltimore 'Sealife Cruise'
County:Cork
Photo By:Robert Vaughan
 
Date:19th Jul 2015
Common Name:Great Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius skua
Number:6
Location:Baltimore 'Sealife Cruise'
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:8th Jul 2015
Common Name:Storm Petrel
Scientific Name:Hydrobates pelagicus
Number:200
Location:Brow Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:8th Jul 2015
Common Name:Manx Shearwater
Scientific Name:Puffinus puffinus
Number:20
Location:Brow Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:8th Jul 2015
Common Name:Arctic Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius parasiticus
Number:2
Location:Brow Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:6th Jul 2015
Common Name:Storm Petrel
Scientific Name:Hydrobates pelagicus
Number:8
Location:Galley Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:6th Jul 2015
Common Name:Pomerine Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius pomerinus
Number:2
Location:Galley Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:6th Jul 2015
Common Name:Great Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius skua
Number:2
Location:Galley Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:6th Jul 2015
Common Name:Arctic Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorariusparasiticus
Number:2
Location:Galley Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:30th Jul 2014
Common Name:Arctic Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius parasiticus
Number:1
Location:8 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
 
Date:30th Jul 2014
Common Name:Common Dolphin
Scientific Name:Delphinus delphis
Number:20
Location:8 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
 
Date:30th Jul 2014
Common Name:Fea's type Petrel
Scientific Name:Pterodroma feae
Number:1
Location:8 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
Pelagic Clonakilty Sighted by Paul Connaughton also observed by Richard Hunter
 
Date:30th Jul 2014
Common Name:Minke Whale
Scientific Name:Balaenoptera acutorostrata
Number:1
Location:8 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
Pelagic Clonakilty Fully breaching clear of the water
 
Date:29th Jul 2014
Common Name:Little Stint
Scientific Name:Calidris minuta
Number:1
Location:Rosscarbery
County:Cork
Wild Walks
Date:29th Jul 2014
Common Name:Wood Sandpiper
Scientific Name:Tringa glareola
Number:1
Location:Rosscarbery
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
Wild Walks
Date:28th Jul 2014
Common Name:Little Stint
Scientific Name:Calidris minuta
Number:1
Location:Rosscarbery
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
Wild Walks
 
Date:24th Jul 2014
Common Name:Bottle Nosed Dolphin
Scientific Name:Tursiops truncatus
Number:4
Location:15 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
 
Date:24th Jul 2014
Common Name:Common Dolphin
Scientific Name:Delphinus delphis
Number:250
Location:15 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
Date:24th Jul 2014
Common Name:Cory's Shearwater
Scientific Name:Calonectris diomedea borealis
Number:2
Location:15 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
Pelagic Clonakilty
Date:24th Jul 2014
Common Name:Great Shearwater
Scientific Name:Puffinus gravis
Number:15
Location:15 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Photo By:John Lynch
Pelagic Clonakilty
 
Date:24th Jul 2014
Common Name:Great Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius skua
Number:1
Location:15 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
 
Date:24th Jul 2014
Common Name:Harbour Porpoise
Scientific Name:Phocoena phocoena
Number:2
Location:Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
Date:24th Jul 2014
Common Name:Ocean Sunfish
Scientific Name:Mola mola
Number:3
Location:15 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
Pelagic Clonakilty
 
Date:24th Jul 2014
Common Name:Sooty Shearwater
Scientific Name:Puffinus griseus
Number:1
Location:15 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
 
Date:24th Jul 2014
Common Name:Storm Petrel
Scientific Name:Hydrobates pelagicus
Number:100
Location:15 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
Date:24th Jul 2014
Common Name:Wilson's Storm-petrel
Scientific Name:Oceanites oceanicus
Number:5
Location:15 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
Pelagic Clonakilty
Date:24th Jul 2014
Common Name:Great Shearwatewr
Scientific Name:Puffinus gravis
Number:1
Location:10 miles south of Galley
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
 
Date:22nd Jul 2014
Common Name:Common Dolphin
Scientific Name:Delphinus delphis
Number:40
Location:10 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
Date:22nd Jul 2014
Common Name:Cory's Shearwater
Scientific Name:Calonectris diomedea borealis
Number:11
Location:10 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
Pelagic Clonakilty
Date:22nd Jul 2014
Common Name:Fin Whale
Scientific Name:Balaenoptera physalus
Number:2
Location:10 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
Date:22nd Jul 2014
Common Name:Great Skua
Scientific Name:Stercorarius skua
Number:3
Location:10 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
 
Date:22nd Jul 2014
Common Name:Minke Whale
Scientific Name:Balaenoptera acutorostrata
Number:3
Location:10 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
 
Date:22nd Jul 2014
Common Name:Storm Petrel
Scientific Name:Hydrobates pelagicus
Number:100
Location:10 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Pelagic Clonakilty
Date:22nd Jul 2014
Common Name:Wilson's Storm-petrel
Scientific Name:Oceanites oceanicus
Number:4
Location:10 Miles South of Galley Head
County:Cork
Photo By:Paul Connaughton
Pelagic Clonakilty
 
Date:16th Jul 2014
Common Name:Long-tailed Skua
Scientific Name:Stercoraius longicaudus
Number:1
Location:Galley Head
County:Cork
Wild Walks
Date:16th Jul 2014
Common Name:Mediterranean Gull
Scientific Name:Larus melanocephalus
Number:3
Location:Galley Head
County:Cork
Wild Walks