2hr survey. Start time 10.41
Weather conditions: sea state 1-2, visibility >10km, light swell
9 bottlenose dolphins
The first sighting was in the harbour as the boat was leaving, 1 adult bottlenose dolphin was seen foraging. There were four subsequent sightings through the boat trip. A second adult was seen foraging and tail slapping 300m from the Sulaire, a mother and calf were also foraging and were around 150m from the boat, a third solitary adult was seen towards the end of the survey foraging and finally a group of four dolphins were seen back in New Quay harbour right at the end of the survey. This last group of four were leaping, foraging and lunging.