03/07/14 – Bottlenose dolphin and Atlantic grey seals

2hr survey. Start time 10:42
Weather conditions: sea state 2-3, visibility 1-10km, light to moderate swell
Eight bottlenose dolphins

Two bottlenose dolphins were seen foraging and bow riding just out of New Quay harbour. Another bottlenose dolphin was seen further North of New Quay foraging. Two more dolphins were seen North East of Llangrannog leaping. Back in New Quay harbour another three bottlenose dolphins were spotted leaping and being very active.

2hr survey. Start time 12:50
Weather conditions: sea state 2-4, visibility 1-10km, light swell
Ten bottlenose dolphins and an Atlantic grey seal

A bottlenose dolphin was seen close to the wall in New Quay harbour. Another five dolphins, including two calves were spotted leaping and foraging further out in the harbour. An Atlantic grey seal was in seen in the water further North of New Quay. Another five dolphins were seen leaping when coming back into New Quay harbour.