09/06/2013: Atlantic Grey Seal, Bottlenose dolphin & Harbour porpoise

8.5 hour survey. Start time: 9:02
Weather conditions: sea state 1-3, visibility >10km, light swell.
Twelve Bottlenose Dolphin, Four Atlantic Grey Seal and One Harbour porpoise.

(Anna Lloyd) A pod of six dolphin were spotted of Aberporth head. The group contained a calf and two juveniles and were feeding and also bow riding. A further pod of 6 was spotted off an hour later made up of adults and were heading in a south-west direction. Seals were prominent throughout with individuals spotted in the water at various points throughout the day. A harbour porpoise was also spotted in front the boat travelling in a south east direction.

1.5 hour survey. Start time: 16:18
Weather conditions: sea state 1-2, visibility >10km, light swell.
One Atlantic grey seal

(Sulaire) A single grey seal was spotted on the final survey of the day.