01/11/2014 – Bottlenose dolphins and an Atlantic grey seal

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: sunny/fair, sea state 2, wind SW/S
Eight bottlenose dolphins

At the beginning of the survey a group of six bottlenose dolphins were spotted travelling into the bay from the fish factory headland. This group then dispersed around the bay and remained for the majority of the survey. There were two mother and calf groups which were very energetic- the young calves were leaping out of the water frequently.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: sunny/fair/overcast/rain, sea state 2-4, wind SW/S
One Atlantic grey seal

One grey seal was spotted around the nets off the beach briefly.