Orkney and North Scotland

The most recent sightings in this area are:

Risso's dolphin (x6) - Pentland Firth, Scarfskerry ND 270744 at 14:50 on 9 Nov 2020 by Paul Castle
Risso's dolphin (x5) - Gill's Bay, Caithness at 08:40 on 4 Oct 2020 by Graeme Garner
Minke whale (x1) - between S Graemsay and Orkney at 08:45 on 1 Oct 2020 by Vasco Bull
Minke whale (x4) - Off Vat of Kirbister, Stronsay, Okrney at 16:55 on 29 Sep 2020 by Donald Omand
Risso's dolphin (x6) - Brough Bay, Caithness at 12:00 on 29 Sep 2020 by Clare Boardman
Harbour porpoise (x4) - Hoxa Head and Flotta, Orkney at 09:17 on 20 Sep 2020 by Karen Hetherington
Risso's dolphin (x5) - 8.5 nm south of Hoy, Orkney at 16:53 on 19 Sep 2020 by Ginyons Kernow
Fin whale (x1) - Off North Ronaldsay, Orkney at 15:45 on 19 Sep 2020 by Paul Philipps/Causeway Explorer
Harbour porpoise (x4) - Hoxa Head, Orkney at 14:30 on 19 Sep 2020 by Karen Hetherington
Risso's dolphin (x10) - off Papa Westray, Orkney at 14:21 on 19 Sep 2020 by Lewis Steven Steer
Minke whale (x1) - Newark Bay, Orkney at 14:20 on 19 Sep 2020 by Damien Hoy
Basking shark (x1) - between Hoxa and Kirkwall, Orkney at 14:18 on 19 Sep 2020 by Karen Hetherington
Fin whale (x1) - Odeness Bay, Stronsay at 14:00 on 19 Sep 2020 by Solan Dodman
Risso's dolphin (x8) - Odeness Bay, Stronsay at 14:00 on 19 Sep 2020 by Solan Dodman
Harbour porpoise (x4) - Longhope, Orkney at 12:56 on 19 Sep 2020 by Mary Harris
Risso's dolphin (x4) - Off Hoxa Head, Orkney at 12:00 on 19 Sep 2020 by Emma Naeve-Webb
Minke whale (x2) - off Mull Head, Orkney at 08:06 on 19 Sep 2020 by Martin Lennie
Risso's dolphin (x12) - 8.5NM off Hoy, Orkney at 17:42 on 18 Sep 2020 by Gary Wylie
Risso's dolphin (x5) - Thurso Bay, Caithness at 16:30 on 18 Sep 2020 by Guy Newson
Harbour porpoise (x18) - Crockness/Hackness, Orkney at 14:30 on 18 Sep 2020 by Pauline McKeogh
Basking shark (x1) - Hoxa Head, Orkney at 13:02 on 18 Sep 2020 by Martyn Baker
Minke whale (x1) - Hoy, Orkney at 14:10 on 17 Sep 2020 by Ginyons Kernow
Basking shark (x1) - E Egilsay, Orkney at 08:10 on 17 Sep 2020 by Keith Young
Risso's dolphin (x12) - Hoy, Orkney on 17 Sep 2020 by Gary Wylie
Risso's dolphin (x5) - Cantick Head, Orkney at 19:30 on 16 Sep 2020 by Janet & David Franklin
Risso's dolphin (x8) - Noup Head, Orkney at 16:10 on 16 Sep 2020 by Annette Rowland
Fin whale (x1) - Holms of Spurness/Eday, Orkney at 14:11 on 16 Sep 2020 by Emma Naeve-Webb
Harbour porpoise (x20) - Longhope Bay, Orkney at 12:30 on 16 Sep 2020 by Hazel Weaver
Killer whale (x1) - Clestrain Sound, Orkney at 17:30 on 15 Sep 2020 by Tim White
Risso's dolphin (x25) - Rerwick Head, Orkney at 12:35 on 15 Sep 2020 by Paul Virgo
Minke whale (x2) - Roseness, Orkney at 12:15 on 15 Sep 2020 by Pauline McKeogh
Risso's dolphin (x9) - Roseness, Orkney at 12:15 on 15 Sep 2020 by Pauline McKeogh
Dolphin species (x1) - Thieves Holm, Orkney at 09:35 on 15 Sep 2020 by Martyn Lennie
Minke whale (x1) - Copinsay, Orkney at 22:00 on 14 Sep 2020 by Robert Foubister
Risso's dolphin (x3) - Copinsay, Orkney at 22:00 on 14 Sep 2020 by Robert Foubister
Harbour porpoise (x1) - Copinsay, Orkney at 22:00 on 14 Sep 2020 by Robert Foubister
Harbour porpoise (x1) - Longhope Bay, Orkney at 17:00 on 13 Sep 2020 by Sophie Blanchard
Minke whale (x1) - Copinsay, Orkney at 11:15 on 13 Sep 2020 by Robert Foubister
Risso's dolphin (x30) - North Ronaldsay Firth, Orkney at 10:15 on 13 Sep 2020 by Emma Neave-Webb
Harbour porpoise (x2) - Gairsay Sound, Orkney at 08:25 on 13 Sep 2020 by Kenneth Sinclair
Risso's dolphin (x6) - Brough Bay, Caithness at 17:55 on 10 Sep 2020 by Clare Boardman
Harbour porpoise (x7) - Clestrain Sound, Orkney at 08:50 on 8 Sep 2020 by Hazel Weaver
Risso's dolphin (x2) - Clestrain Sound, Orkney at 15:28 on 7 Sep 2020 by Helen Hadley
Dolphin species (x5) - Flotta, Orkney at 12:30 on 7 Sep 2020 by Si Whitehead
Risso's dolphin (x2) - Hoxa Head, Orkney at 16:15 on 6 Sep 2020 by Charles Tait
Risso's dolphin (x5) - Bay of Holland, Orkney at 15:45 on 6 Sep 2020 by Anthony Potts
Risso's dolphin (x7) - Copinsay, Orkney on 6 Sep 2020 by Robert Foubister
Harbour porpoise (x2) - Dingieshowe, Orkney at 22:50 on 30 Aug 2020 by Robert Foubister
Risso's dolphin (x7) - Cantick Head, Orkney at 16:25 on 30 Aug 2020 by Zoe Edwards
Basking shark (x2) - Brough Bay, Caithness at 12:10 on 30 Aug 2020 by Clare Boardman
Risso's dolphin (x10) - Brough Bay, Caithness at 12:10 on 30 Aug 2020 by Clare Boardman
Minke whale (x1) - Echnaloch Bay, Orkney at 19:30 on 29 Aug 2020 by Amanda Jackson
Minke whale (x1) - Cantick, Orkney at 19:00 on 29 Aug 2020 by Alan Mackinnon
Basking shark (x1) - Brough Bay, Caithness at 15:30 on 29 Aug 2020 by Clare Boardman
Risso's dolphin (x6) - Brough of Birsay, Orkney at 19:05 on 28 Aug 2020 by Alan Leitch
Risso's dolphin (x3) - Scapa Flow, Orkney at 09:05 on 28 Aug 2020 by Hazel Weaver
Dolphin species (x1) - Rerwick Head, Orkney at 19:20 on 27 Aug 2020 by Rachel Vincent
Risso's dolphin (x2) - Cantick Head, Orkney at 18:05 on 27 Aug 2020 by Karen Reid
Risso's dolphin (x5) - Rerwick Head, Orkney at 13:30 on 27 Aug 2020 by Graham Campbell
Minke whale (x1) - Cantick Head, Orkney at 13:05 on 27 Aug 2020 by Karen Reid
Risso's dolphin (x5) - Yesnaby, Orkney at 08:00 on 27 Aug 2020 by Martin Gray
Risso's dolphin (x30) - Copinsay, Orkney at 06:25 on 27 Aug 2020 by Mark Wick
Risso's dolphin (x3) - Hoy Sound, Orkney at 20:40 on 26 Aug 2020 by Jo Wells
Harbour porpoise (x3) - Cantick Head, Orkney at 11:20 on 26 Aug 2020 by Si Whitehead
Atlantic white-sided dolphin (x2) - Echnaloch Bay, Orkney at 12:40 on 25 Aug 2020 by Nyree Harper
Risso's dolphin (x5) - Burwick, Orkney at 16:45 on 22 Aug 2020 by Robin Olde Wolbers
Risso's dolphin (x10) - Dunnet Head, North Scotland at 18:10 on 21 Aug 2020 by Robin Olde Wolbers
Risso's dolphin (x10) - Brough Bay, Caithness at 17:20 on 19 Aug 2020 by Clare Boycott-Boardman
Harbour porpoise (x1) - Eynhallow, Orkney at 15:20 on 19 Aug 2020 by Graeme Walker
Risso's dolphin (x9) - Ellens Geo Ulbster, Caithness at 15:00 on 19 Aug 2020 by George Campbell
Killer whale (x3) - Scapa Flow, Orkney at 15:00 on 19 Aug 2020 by Magnus Coy
Dolphin species (x3) - Burwick, Orkney at 13:55 on 19 Aug 2020 by Kath Page
Killer whale (x3) - Duncansby, North Scotland at 13:35 on 19 Aug 2020 by Morag Gilmour
Risso's dolphin (x5) - Gill's Bay, Caithness at 12:45 on 19 Aug 2020 by Natalie Isparv
Risso's dolphin (x10) - St Johns Point/Gills Bay, Caithness at 10:30 on 19 Aug 2020 by James Slingsby
Risso's dolphin (x4) - Gill's Bay, Caithness on 19 Aug 2020 by James Slingsby
Risso's dolphin (x7) - Brough, Caithness on 19 Aug 2020 by Jane Wallace
Dolphin species (x10) - Rackwick, Orkney at 13:10 on 18 Aug 2020 by Si Whitehead
Common dolphin (x15) - Rackwick Bay, Orkney at 12:10 on 18 Aug 2020 by Si Whitehead
Common dolphin (x6) - Corn Holm, Orkney at 10:30 on 18 Aug 2020 by Michael Rendall
Common dolphin (x6) - Corn Holm, Orkney at 10:30 on 18 Aug 2020 by Michael Rendall
Minke whale (x2) - Rackwick Bay, Orkney at 20:50 on 17 Aug 2020 by Mary Harris
Risso's dolphin (x10) - Scapa Flow, Orkney at 10:00 on 16 Aug 2020 by Ann-marie Clouston
Common dolphin (x50) - Old Man of Hoy, Orkney at 20:00 on 15 Aug 2020 by French Tom
Risso's dolphin (x4) - Eastside, Orkney at 15:00 on 15 Aug 2020 by Damien Hoy
Risso's dolphin (x4) - The Gloup, Orkney at 14:40 on 15 Aug 2020 by Robert Foubister
Risso's dolphin (x2) - Thurso Bay, Caithness at 13:20 on 15 Aug 2020 by Karen Munro
Risso's dolphin (x5) - Scarfskerry, Caithness on 15 Aug 2020 by Natalie Allen
Risso's dolphin (x30) - Duncansby Head, Caithness on 15 Aug 2020 by Karen Munro
Minke whale (x1) - Sanday, Orkney at 21:05 on 14 Aug 2020 by Robert Foubister
Dolphin species (x7) - Skaill, Orkney at 13:45 on 14 Aug 2020 by Jenny Taylor
Harbour porpoise (x2) - Orphir, Orkney at 11:55 on 14 Aug 2020 by Graeme Walker
Dolphin species (x1) - Rackwick, Orkney at 11:50 on 12 Aug 2020 by Graeme Walker
Harbour porpoise (x2) - Rackwick, Orkney at 11:50 on 12 Aug 2020 by Graeme Walker
Large whale (x1) - Hoxa Head, Orkney at 19:45 on 9 Aug 2020 by Ryan Gunn
Risso's dolphin (x6) - Echnaloch Bay, Orkney at 13:20 on 9 Aug 2020 by Jess Gunning
Risso's dolphin (x1) - Hoy, Orkney at 10:05 on 9 Aug 2020 by Donald Omand
Harbour porpoise (x3) - Pentland Firth, Orkney at 10:05 on 9 Aug 2020 by Donald Omand
Risso's dolphin (x1) - Hoy, Orkney at 09:22 on 9 Aug 2020 by Donald Omand
Harbour porpoise (x2) - Holborn Head, Caithness at 08:34 on 9 Aug 2020 by Donald Omand

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