10/04/12: Bottlenose dolphins

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: fair to sunny, sea state 4, wind direction NW becoming W
2 bottlenose dolphins

The dolphins were recorded to stay and forage in depth. They were seen most of the time between the fish factory and the pier. At the end of the survey one dolphin started leaping nearer to the pier.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 3, wind direction W
1 bottlenose dolphin

The dolphin was observed first travelling in easterly direction, and then it stayed close to the pier, milling around at the surface and then travelled in north westerly direction. There were no sightings recorded during the second half of the survey.   

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 3 to 4, wind direction NW becoming W

No sightings

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 3, wind direction W to SW

No sightings