03/09/11: bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic grey seal

2 hr survey: Start time 9:00
Weather conditions: overcast, sea state 1-2, wind S
Four bottlenose dolphins including two calves and two Atlantic grey seals

Four bottlenose dolphins including two calves were spotted east of the fish factory and close to the harbour wall. They were mostly seen milling around at the surface. One male Atlantic grey seal was seen travelling east, north of the harbour wall. Another male Atlantic grey seal was seen in the water close to the harbour wall.

2 hr survey: Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: overcast/rain, sea state 1-2, wind S
Five bottlenose dolphins including one calf

Five bottlenose dolphins including one calf were seen near the cardinal buoy, between the cardinal buoy and the harbour wall and east of the fish factory. They were mostly seen foraging at depths.

2 hr survey: Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: Mist/overcast/rain, sea state 2, wind SW
Six bottlenose dolphins including two calves  

Six bottlenose dolphins including two calves were observed near the harbour wall and the cardinal buoy. They were mostly seen foraging although some leaps were recorded.

2 hr survey: Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/rain, sea state 1-2, wind S, SW
Four bottlenose dolphins 

Four bottlenose dolphins were seen near the cardinal buoy and the fish factory. They were mostly seen foraging at depth.