02/05/2016: 1 Atlantic grey seal and 10 Bottlenose dolphins

2h survey. Start time 07:00. 
Weather conditions: overcast/dull/rain, sea state 1, wind direction SW/S.
Seven Bottlenose dolphins.

7 Bottlenose dolphins spotted at around 7:15 and stayed for the full survey. They were spotted close to the harbour wall and near the fish factory. They were seen leaping, splashing and travelling towards the fish factory.

2hr survey. Start time 09:00.
Weather conditions: rain, sea state 1, wind direction SW/S.
Ten Bottlenose dolphins.

Ten bottlenose dolphins were spotted. There was 9 adults and 1 calf spotted. They were in 2 groups and seen near the fish factory and the cardinal buoy. They were seen travelling west and also south east at different times. They also displayed behaviours of tail slapping and leaping.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00.
Weather conditions: rain/overcast/dull, sea state 2, wind direction SW/S.
One Bottlenose dolphin.

There was 1 Bottlenose dolphin briefly spotted between 12:15 and 12:30. It was spotted taking long dives and thought to be foraging.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00.
Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 1/2, wind direction SW/S.
Two Bottlenose dolphins.

3 Bottlenose dolphins were spotted from the 13:00 until 13:30. 2 adults and 1 calf were spotted travelling North West towards the fish factory. They were first spotted close to the harbour wall and later seen near the fish factory. 1 female Atlantic grey seal was seen bottling close to the harbour wall between 14:30 and 14:45.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00.
Weather conditions: Fair, sea state 3 , wind direction SW.

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 17:00.
Weather conditions: fair, sea state 3 to 2, wind direction SW.

No sightings.