10/05/14: Bottlenose Dolphins and Atlantic grey seal

2hr Survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/Dull – some rain, sea state 2 wind SW
Five Bottlenose Dolphins.

A total of five Bottlenose dolphins including one calf were spotted throughout the length of the survey, foraging and travelling but without leaving the survey area.

2hr Survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/Dull – Rain, SW going SSW/S sea state 2
Nine Bottlenose Dolphins

A total of nine dolphins including two calves were seen throughout the length of the survey, foraging and travelling with leaping. At the end of the survey One Atlantic Grey seal was seen in the water near the end of the pier.

2hr Survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: Rain, S-SW sea state 3-4
Four Bottlenose Dolphins, One Atlantic Grey Seal

Four Bottlenose Dolphins were seen foraging near the fish factory at the beginning of the survey. An Atlantic Grey seal was seen in the water close to the harbour wall. There were no sightings for the remainder of the watch.

2hr Survey. Start time 15.00
Weather conditions: Rain, W sea state 5
One Atlantic Grey Seal

One Atlantic Grey seal was seen in the water just off the harbour wall at the very end of the survey.