Cork Coast, Ireland: Photos, Videos, News, sea life - inc. dolphins, whales, seals, sharks etc. Documents
includes tweet archives
2016.11.24 Webcams, updated, on the coast (& beyond):
Cobh Town & Cove Fort and Titanic Memorial Garden ( Photos of the Cork Coast) 2015.05.14
Passage West & Monkstown ( Photos of the Cork Coast)
Sonar Dolphin images @ Old Head of Kinsale
Our April 1st
Hoax photos: Shark, Iceberg in Cork harbour.
whale photos off Baltimore taken by IWDG Member Brendan Quinn aboard Celtic Mist. 2013.12.14
Celtic Mist Dolphins, Baltimore Nov 2013 2013.10.20
Cork Rebel Week Gathering - photos of naval ships, LE Eithne being turned. 2013.09.11 Astrid:
: photos and videos from sinking to raising CorkCoast.com/astrid 2013.09.15
Cork Docks - Kennedy Quay, cranes, animimal feed towers being demolished. 2013.08.09 Kinsale's Old old bridge location and abandoned trawler -
Photos 2013.09.07 Kinsale Lighthouse open day
Photos & YouTube. Fundraiser for the Signal Tower .. more. 2013.09.01
Fort Camden 2013 photos ( previous years)
2013.08.25 Verolme Dockyard
Gathering - rare opening to the public -
- Touch Tanks with marine life, Dr Rob McAllen UCC
2013.06.30 Dingle Seals new born pups:
. Few days old, being tube fed.
Sovereigns Cup Kinsale, close encounters. Class 1 IRC near Old Hd Kinsale
2013.06.06 Boaters: Simple
for you to measure phytoplankton with your smartphone.
2013.04.29 Visualisation of Bunratty Dolphins with a Spectogram:
with comments of this
3013.04.28 20th anniversary of the Shannon Dolphin Project.
- talks etc.
2012.01.27 Storm waves at the Old Hd Kinsale:
Minane Rock hole open bay west.
in Cork Harbour 2011. Sank Oct 2012 with loss of 2 crew.
2012.07.29 Photos 2012, 2011, 2010
CorkCoast.com/FortCamden 2012.07.23 Guided walk
West of Old Head Kinisale, part of Ballinspittal Festival 2012. V. Misty! 2012.07.21
Kinsale, tubing, charles fort, beach. CourtmasSherry Bay Rocks, Barrel Rocks 2012.06.24
RV Celtic Mist refit - paint and antifouling go on. Photos 2012.06.10 RNLI
Crosshaven Open Day. Lifeboats, ex-Lifeboats, raft challenge etc. 2012.05.27
Flat Head to Reanies Point Cliffs; Pillars at Reanies Pt, old farm machines, flowers.
Lispatrick rocks and beaches near old Head of Kinsale, irish pirate 2012.04.22
Barry's Head between Nohoval and Oysterhaven. Lord Nelson ship in the distance @end
IWDG Fin Whale Biopsy Research Trip Jul 2011
New 3 Sep 2011
Video shot off the West Cork Coast around Galley Head & 7 Heads areas, the boat's track is shown at the start.
The video shows an
IWDG.ie researcher, Conor, shooting special darts with a cross-bow at surfacing 60+ ton Fin whales to get skin samples for analysis. Colin, the skipper, had to carefully bring the boat close enough. The operation was supevised by a park ranger from the NPWS.ie.
Reports on this trip from
IWDG & Ireland's Wildlife "Holly Jo" Skipper
Colin Barnes Whale Watching
Coming 'soon': Video of part 2 from the same trip with 'just' some common dolphins, a shark and diving gannets...
2011.09.25 Shannon Dolphin & wildlife
centre, Kilrush, Co Clare: photos 2011.08.20 Dungarvan beached Sperm Whale.
Photos, Video: MPEG/260MB WMV/32MB uTube. IWDG report Marine Map of stranding location. 2011.07.29 Dunworly & 7 Heads coastal
photos. South of Courtmacsherry Co. Cork 2011.07.07
Fort Camden page including 2010 & 2011 visitor photos 2010.07.10 Clippers departure in Cork harbour -
photo gallery. 2010.04.07 Lusitania
95th anniversary some photos, info, etc. 2010.01.10 Breaching humpback off Co Wexford
see IWDG page. Video.
2009.10.09 Common Dolphins on way to kinsale gas field: photo gallery, original photos directory including track & waypoints file.
gallery, breaching, breaching2, fish
has lucky escape, original camera
pics directory. 2009.08.20 The holes under the old head of
map showing how they might be connected. The Waypoints 2009.07.02 University of limerick's ROV Demo
Video & Photos
Summer 09 24
22Jun: Bottlenose Dolphins Kinsale harbour Video clips:
Common dolphins galley head photos. First humpback of 09, has lucky escape - see
article Dolphin stampede! (USA)
New Video clips:
Common Dolphins off the Old Head of Kinsale 26
Apr 09 Low
Res 24mb, HiRes,
common dolphins approach the boat bow riding and and spy hoping.Taken of
the old head of Kinsale Co cork Ireland. 11 Sep 05. Some pictures
captured from the video. Common Dolphin profile..
09 Courtmacsherry / Kilbrittain whale
Photos, Images, Videos, TV clips and more.
Irish Whale and Dolphin Group & Joy Reidenberg, Associate Professor
at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine perform gross portmortem on the
Courtmacsherry / Kilbrittain whale along with UCC and Cork County Council
16 Dec 08: First recording of singing
Humpbacks off the south coast sound: video IWDG
article & uTube (far left)
29-Nov-08: Discovered this dead
dolphin species (photo on left) floating at the old head of kinsale.
2-Nov-07 RTE News Google
video of Fin Whales feeding off the Galley Head - movie ( download
17Mb mp4 video)
More Pictures of the common dolphins on 3-Nov-07 at the old head of kinsale. Polarizing filter used to give less glare on underwater shot. Ever seen a dolphin ghost? have a look at pic KG030400.jpg.
27Jul08 - some
more common dolphins at the old head-difficult photo conditions with a heavy swell, a sun fish and rock formations at hole open bay west.
Basking Shark in Kinsale Harbour 9 Jun 07. More
No, they're not really that colour but it gives a better view of the shark against the background. More
info on the Basking Shark, the second largest fish. Filter feeder - no teeth - it won't eat you!
Movie Minke Whales Jul 2005 off the old head of kinsale:
size, right click to download it, 65MB
Movie Harbour Porpoise jul 2005 off the old kead of kinsale
size or right-click to download it. 34MB
Seal release Fountainstown 17 Jan 2007. See more
See also www.irishsealsanctuary.ie
Seal in Kinsale Harbour
April 2006. (s)he found a nice flat 'rock' to bask on where the tide never goes
11 Sep 2005 Common Dolphins off the Old Head of Kinsale. See more
26Apr09 - Uploaded video Video clips: Low
Res 24mb, HiRes
Sounds of the sea, DIY hydrophones. Recording of shrimp
near the old head of kinsale
Nov 2004 on IWDG trip with Colin Barnes.Last picture shows 165km track over
7 hours in search of whales/dolphins.
of seals near Kinsale, 21 Aug 2004
Common Dolphins outside Kinsale Harbour between Doon Pier and bulman. 31 Oct
All taken with a 'top of the range' (€7) disposable camera.
See all the
and map of sighting location.