06/09/12: Bottlenose dolphin

2hr survey. Start time 09:00

Weather conditions: fair; sea state 1; wind direction SE

One bottlenose dolphin.

 

One bottlenose dolphin seen during the second half of the survey travelling east, foraging at depth and fast mingling at the surface.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00

Weather conditions: fair/sunny; sea state 1-2; wind direction W SW SSW

One bottlenose dolphin and one atlantic grey seal.

 

One bottlenose dolphin foraging at depth and one atlantic grey seal in water seen during the survey.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00

Weather conditions: sunny; sea state 1-2; wind direction SW

One bottlenose dolphin.

 

One bottlenose dolphin seen throughout the entire survey, travelling northernly, foraging at depth, chasing prey at surface and tossing fish.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00

Weather conditions: sunny; sea state 2; wind direction  SW NW N W

One bottlenose dolphin.

 

One bottlenose dolphin seen throughout the survey foraging at depth, leaping and chasing prey at surface with fish seen.