01/06/2016: Two bottlenose dolphins and two Atlantic grey seals

2h survey. Start time 07:00

Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 3, wind direction N

Two bottlenose dolphins

 

At the beginning of the survey period, two bottlenose dolphins were been sighted close to the harbour wall while they were foraging to the deep. They stayed in that area for almost one hour, before to be seen the last time beyond the wall, in the deep waters of the basin.

 

 

2h survey. Start time 09:00

Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 3, wind direction N

No sightings

 

No sightings

 

2h survey. Start time 11:00

Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 4, wind direction NW/N

No sightings

 

No sightings

 

2h survey. Start time 13:00

Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 2-3, wind direction NW/N

No sightings

 

No sightings

 

2h survey. Start time 15:00

Weather conditions: sunny/fair, sea state 2-3, wind direction SW/W/SW

One Atlantic Grey Seal

 

Almost the end of the survey, an Atlantic Grey Seal female was spotted in the water in front of the harbour wall. During the survey different species of birds were spotted: Guillemot, Herring gulls, Shag, Cormorant, Jackdaw and Gannets

 

2h survey. Start time 17:00

Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 3-4, wind direction N/NE

One Atlantic Grey Seal

 

At the beginning of the survey an Atlantic Gray Seal female was seen in the deep waters in front of the harbour wall. During the survey different species of birds were seen: Jackdaws, Herring gulls, Cormorants, Razorbill, Gannets, Great black-backed gulls and Rock pipits.