08/07/12: 7 bottlenose dolphins and 3 Atlantic grey seals

2hr survey: 11:00

Weather conditions: sea state 1-3; visibility 0 - >10km; swell light

5 bottlenose dolphins and 2 Atlantic grey seals


Two bottlenose dolphins, a mother and a juvenile, were seen foraging near the New Quay Harbour wall. Two Atlantic grey seals were spotted midway between Cwmtydu and Llangrannog. Another pair of bottlenose dolphins was seen foraging offshore past Ynys Lochtyn. One bottlenose dolphin was sighted foraging near the Cardinal buoy.

2hr survey: 13:00

Weather conditions: sea state 2-3; visibility >10km; swell moderate

2 bottlenose dolphins and 1 Atlantic grey seal


Two bottlenose dolphins, a mother and a calf, and one Atlantic grey seal were seen past Ynys Lochtyn. The two dolphins were travelling southwest.