Whale and Dolphin Sightings

If you see whales or dolphins while in Oman (live or dead) then please
complete as much of this form as possible and then press ‘Submit Form’.


Email address:

Telephone (optional):

Address (optional):

Date of sighting:

Time of sighting:

Duration of sighting:

Sighted during:

If other, please specify:

Animal's description:


(supported by description of features on which identification is based):

Number of adults:

Number of young:

(including distance offshore and latitude-longitude reading, if possible):

Estimated depth of water:

Distance from boat/observer:

Direction of travel
(if swimming in a definite direction):

Weather & sea conditions:

Behaviours (please tick all that apply):
   Bow-riding    Spinning
   Leaping    Approachable
   Avoiding boat    Feeding
   Resting or slow milling

Any other behaviours:

Time spent under water between surfacing (whales only):

Photographs taken:  Yes    No

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Any other comments: