Increase in bottlenose dolphins off Donegal coast

Following an increase of dolphins off the Donegal coast, people are being warned to be cautious and not to engage with them.

Around 100 bottlenose dolphins have been spotted in the inner Donegal Bay between Rossnowlagh Beach and Doorin Head over the past few days.

Onlookers will be able to see the dolphins from Mullaghmore and St Johns Point.

While Dr Simon Berrow from The Irish Whale and Dolphin Group is encouraging people to go see the dolphins, he's warning people not to get into water with them....

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