11/07/12: Bottlenose dolphins

2hr survey: 9:00
Weather conditions: overcast/dull/ fair, sea state 2, wind NW
No sightings

2hr survey: 11:00
Weather conditions: fair/ sunny, sea state 2-4, wind N
No sightings

Gannets were seen diving and two jellyfish were spotted.

2hr survey: 13:00
Weather conditions: fair/ sunny/ sun & showers, sea state 2/3, wind N-NW
Five bottlenose dolphins

Bottlenose dolphins were spotted intermittently throughout the survey. An adult bottlenose dolphin and one calf were spotted foraging near the headland and one bottlenose was spotted near the harbour wall, also foraging.

2hr survey: 15:00
Weather conditions: fair/ overcast/dull, sea state 2, wind NW-N
Four bottlenose dolphins

Bottlenose dolphins were spotted throughout the survey. Two bottlenose dolphins were sighted near the Cardinal buoy, foraging whilst another dolphin was also foraging near the harbour wall. One bottlenose dolphin was seen near the harbour wall travelling towards the headland.