2hr survey. Start time 10:23
Weather conditions: Sea state 1-3, visibility >10km, light swell.
Two Atlantic Grey Seals and One Bottlenose Dolphin.
One hour into the survey an adult male grey seal was seen in the water directly in front of the boat. Five minutes later a female grey seal was seen 30 metres away from the boat in the water. Approaching the end of the survey a bottlenose dolphin was seen 250 metres away from the boat.
2hr survey. Start time 12:21.
Weather conditions: Sea state 2, visibility >10km, light swell.
Nine Bottlenose Dolphins and One Atlantic Grey Seal.
At the beginning of the survey a group of four bottlenose dolphins were seen logging just outside New Quay Harbour 200 metres from the boat. Then half an hour later 5 bottlenose dolphins including a calf were seen foraging and travelling SW. Then 45 minutes later one grey seal was seen in the water 100 metres from the boat.