05/08/12: Bottlenose dolphins

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: fair/sunny; sea state 1, wind E-NE
Seven bottlenose dolphins including one calf

Bottlenose dolphins were seen throughout the survey. They were mostly
seen foraging although some leaps and lunges were recorded. Most sightings
occurred around the harbour wall and the cardinal buoy including a mother and
calf. Some bottlenose dolphins were spotted past the headland.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions:  sunny/fair becoming overcast/rainy; sea state 1, wind NE
Four bottlenose dolphins including one calf

Bottlenose dolphins were spotted throughout the survey.  Most of the dolphins were seen foraging around
the cardinal buoy and between the headland and the cardinal buoy. Some leaping
and tail slapping was also seen.

2hr survey. Start time  13:00
Weather conditions: fair becoming overcast/rainy; sea state 2, wind NW
Three bottlenose dolphins including one calf

Bottlenose dolphins were seen throughout the survey. Most of the
dolphins, including a mother and calf were spotted foraging near the cardinal
buoy and one dolphin was seen travelling NW, past the headland.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: sun and showers becoming fair; sea state 2, wind NW
Two bottlenose dolphins including one calf

A mother and calf bottlenose dolphins were spotted throughout the survey, foraging around the cardinal buoy.