10/06/11 – 24 bottlenose dolphins and 5 Atlantic grey seals

1.5hr: Start 10:05

Weather conditions: Sea state 2, visibility >10km, swell low

Five adult bottlenose dolphins were seen off New Quay head at 10:11. Then two bottlenose dolphins and a calf were seen 30m directly in front of boat with some herring gulls, razorbills and guillemots. At 10:34 four Atlantic grey seals were seen hauled out 70m from the left of the boat with herring gulls and guillemots nearby.
At 11:02 one Atlantic grey seal was seen in the water 30m from the left of the boat.
At 11:39 four bottlenose dolphins and one calf were seen foraging 30m from the right of the boat.

1.5hr: Start 14:04
Weather conditions: Sea state1-2, visibility >10km, swell light

At 14:11 five adult bottlenose dolphins and one calf were seen foraging, bow-riding and leaping 180m in front of the boat off New Quay headland.
At 15:27 five adult bottlenose dolphins and one calf were seen travelling slowly SW 300m from the left of the boat.