Tag: common dolphin

Sightings December 2017


And last sightings of 2017! Amazing year because of you all!! During December 2017 we have received sightings from several parts of the Atlantic.  Sadly, one of the sightings was a pilot whale stranded in Lanzarote. All the group came along before this animal finally arrived on land. But some other happier sightings were reported!

Sightings received in October 2017


Sightings received this month has been amazing! How proud we are of our partners and all the people who have joined the project. With this map we can easily realize that there are no frontiers in the ocean. Our project is growing step by step! We’ve received sightings recorded during a sailing trip through the

Sightings March 2017


Those are the sightings reported in March 2017. This month’s menu 😉 In Galicia, bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) again. This time spotted from land very close to the mussel culture platforms (bateas) in Ría de Vigo. Lots of turtles! All the identified ones were loggerhead (Caretta caretta). Most of them sighted off Madeira-Porto Santo. Risso’s dolphins (Grampus

Sightings February 2017


Have a look at the sightings reported in February 2017. Thanks to all our partners we recorded: Bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in the Canary Islands (Spain) at in Galicia (Spain). Possibly a humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) sailing between the Canaries and Cape Verde. Fin whale (Balaenoptera physalus) NE Fuerteventura  (Canary Islands). Sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) with common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) sighted

Sightings January 2017


Here you can see sightings done last month: January 2017. Rías Baixas (Galicia, Spain): bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) and common dolphin (Delphinus delphis).  This time the same group of bottlenose dolphins have been sighted twice in “Ría de Vigo” during two diving trips with Atlantis Buceo. They were around 40 animals, including young ones. The first time was the