12/05/2018: Bottlenose dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
May 12, 2018
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:
6

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: exclusively sunny or fair, Sea state: 1-2, Wind direction: changeable

A lovely day was made better with lots of sightings, and dolphins were seen on most surveys throughout the day. Notable sightings include gannets diving while the dolphins were thought to be feeding, the dolphins were seen leaping and tail slapping not far off the coast and a variety of birds such as oystercatchers, guillemots and cormorants.

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