12/08/11: 20 Bottlenose dolphins

2hr survey. Start time 09.00
Weather conditions: overcast/dull, sea state 1, wind direction S/SW

Ten Bottlenose dolphins were seen throughout the survey. Some were seen milling around the surface and tossing fish in the air whilst foraging. Later on in the survey a mother and calf were sighted just off the harbour wall foraging. 

2hr survey. Start time 11.00
Weather conditions: overcast/rain, sea state 1/2, wind direction S

Dolphins were sighted foraging in the bay during the whole survey. A group of 2 were seen out by the Cardinal Boy, later another 3 were seen foraging by the harbour wall and fish factory.

2hr survey. Start time 13.00
Weather conditions: overcast/rain, sea state 1, wind direction W/SW

Five bottlenose dolphins including several calves were seen during the first half of the survey. They were foraging and travelling across the bay.

 2hr survey. Start time 15.00
Weather conditions: overcast/rain, sea state 1, wind direction SW

No sightings