2hr survey; Start time 12:00
Weather conditions: sea state 2-3; visibility >10km; light swell
Two bottlenose dolphins and two Atlantic grey seals
The first sighting of the trip was of one bottlenose dolphin foraging off of the harbour wall in New Quay. The second sighting was off two Atlantic grey seals, one adult and one new born pup hauled out by Birds Rock. The final sighting of the trip was of one more bottlenose dolphin foraging off the harbour wall in New Quay.
2hr survey; Start time 14:00
Weather conditions: sea state 2-4; visibility >10km; light swell
Two bottlenose dolphin, three Atlantic grey seals and one harbour porpoise
The first sighting was of one bottlenose foraging by the cardinal buoy in New Quay. Two Atlantic grey seals one adult and one pup was seen hauled by Birds Rock. Another Atlantic grey seal this time a bull was seen in the water near Coyl Bay. One harbour porpoise was seen foraging near Castell Bach. The final sighting was of one bottlenose dolphin foraging near the fish factory.