07/07/2013: Bottlenose Dolphins, Atlantic Grey Seals and Harbour porpoises

2 hour survey. Start time: 10.55
Weather conditions: sea state 0/1, visibility >10km, Light Swell
Five Bottlenose dolphins and one Atlantic Grey Seal

(Anna Lloyd) One dolphin was seen at the start of the survey in the harbour area foraging followed by another single dolphin foraging and leaping while travelling North West at the end of the harbour wall in New Quay. A further sighting of a two dolphins, a mother was seen foraging while travelling South East just off the fish factory.
A single Atlantic Grey Seal was seen in the water just around the headland near Birds rock.

1.5 hour survey. Start time: 14:07
Weather conditions: sea state 1/2, visibility >10km, Light Swell
Two Atlantic Grey seals and one Harbour Porpoise

(Sulaire) A single Grey Seal was sighted in the water just off birds rock, a further sighting of another single grey seal was sighted also in the water.
A Harbour porpoise was seen in the distance from the boat around the headland just off birds rock.