06/08/12: Bottlenose dolphins

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: overcast/ rain; sea state 3, wind W
No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: overcast/ sunny; sea state 3, wind NW- NNW
No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: fair/sunny; sea state 3, wind NW
No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: fair/sunny; sea state 3, wind NW
Four bottlenose dolphins including one calf

Three bottlenose dolphins, including one calf were seen foraging and diving at depth close to the harbour wall. A forth dolphin was later seen close to the cardinal buoy, at first the animal was foraging but then it began leaping and tail slapping.