2hr survey. Start time 10:00
Weather conditions: sea state 4, visibility >10km, light swell
Two Atlantic grey seals
Both sightings were in the first 30minutes of the survey near Bird Rock. A seal pup was seen hauled out on the rocks, whilst a bull was spotted a few minutes later in the water in the same area.
2hr survey. Start time 14:15
Weather conditions: sea state 3-4, visibility >10km, moderate swell
One Atlantic grey seal, five bottlenose dolphins
One Atlantic grey sea was seen at Birds Rock at the start of the survey. In the second hour of the survey dolphins were seen at Birds Rock and in New Quay harbour, behaviour included foraging and leaping.