07/04/15: 2 Atlantic grey seals and 7 harbour porpoise

2hr survey. Start time 11:45

Weather conditions: sea state 0-1, visibility >10km, light swell

Two Atlantic grey seals

 

The first sighting of a grey seal was of a male adult who was travelling in a westerly direction; and the second sighting was a female adult who was hauled out on the rocks.

 

 

2hr survey. Start time 15:00        

Weather conditions: sea state 1, visibility 1-10km, light swell

Two Atlantic grey seals and seven harbour porpoises

 

The first sighting was of one female adult Atlantic grey seal which was hauled out on the rocks. Later on a group of seven harbour porpoise, comprised of five adults and two juveniles travelling fast in a SE direction as well as logging on the surface. Another Atlantic grey seal was spotted in the last half an hour, this time an adult female who was bottling on the surface.