Watch out for whales

North Wales Weekly News - - NEWS -

THE public are be­ing asked to re­port any whale and dol­phin sight­ings over the next week.

The Sea Watch Foun­da­tion ‘Na­tional Whale & Dol­phin Watch’ is held be­tween July 25 and Au­gust 2.

They can take part in ad­ver­tised or­gan­ised watches or ar­range their own.

A to­tal of 29 species have been recorded in UK and Ir­ish wa­ters, 12 in such a Watch. Sight­ings around Wales re­cently in­clude Risso’s dol­phins off Mum­bles, Glam­or­gan, a minke whale off Gower, six bot­tlenose dol­phins off St Tud­wal’s, a minke whale off An­gle­sey and a hump­back whale near the Dee Es­tu­ary.

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