06/09/14, Bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic grey seals

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: overcast/dull, sea state 3, wind E/NW

No sightings

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions overcast/dull/fair, sea state 3-4, wind N/NNW/NW

No sightings

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: sunny/fair, sea state 3-4, wind NE-ENE
Two bottlenose dolphins

In the middle of the survey a mother and calf were spotted foraging near the cardinal buoy for 30minutes.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: sunny/fair, seas state 4, wind NE
Three bottlenose dolphins

30 minutes into the survey a mother and calf were seen leaping north of the harbour wall. Disappearing for 30minutes the mother and calf were later seen behind the harbour wall foraging close to new quay beach swimming area. At the same time another bottlenose was spotted travelling east across the survey area.