Marine Mammal Species

These species of marine mammals can all be found around the British Isles, with some, such as the harbour porpoise and seal species, being observed by anglers on a regular basis. Others, such as the sperm whale, are found miles off shore in deep waters but are still present in British waters.

Dolphin and Porpoise Species

Short-beaked Common Dolphin

 

TN Common PorpoiseHarbour Porpoise

 

TN Striped Dolphin ProfileStriped Dolphin

 

TN White Beaked Dolphin C SELF2White Beaked Dolphin

 

TN Risso's Dolphin Profile C CitronRisso’s Dolphin

 

TN Atlantic White Sided DolphinAtlantic White-sided Dolphin

 

TN Bottlenose Dolphin ProfileCommon Bottlenose Dolphin

 

Long-finned Pilot Whale

 

Orca (Killer Whale)Orca (Killer Whale)

 

Whale Species

TN Fin WhaleFin Whale

 

TN Nothern Bottle Nose Whale ProfileNorthern Bottlenose Whale

 

TN Humpback Whale ProfileHumpback Whale

 

TN Minke Whale Profile C Lycaon.clNorthern Minke Whale

 

TN Sperm WhaleSperm Whale

 

Seals

TN Common Seal ProfileCommon and Grey Seals