04/10/2015: 2 bottlenose dolphins and 2 Atlantic grey seals

04/10/2015: 2 bottlenose dolphins and 2 Atlantic grey seals

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: Sunny-overcast, sea state 2, wind direction SE
Two bottlenose dolphins and one Atlantic grey seal

Half an hour into this survey, a single male Atlantic grey seal was spotted swimming east in front of the harbour wall. Just over half way through the survey 2 bottlenose dolphins were seen travelling east 250m in front of the harbour wall, making rapid progress with forward leaps and splashy surfacing, before disappearing shortly after.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: Fair/overcast, sea state 1-2, wind direction SE-E
One Atlantic grey seal

One Atlantic grey seal of unknown sex was seen in the water between the harbour wall and the fish factory near the start of the survey before disappearing shortly after.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: Fair, sea state 2, wind direction E-SE

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: Fair/overcast, sea state 2, wind direction S-SE

No sightings.