12/09/12: Bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic Grey Seals

2hr survey; Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: fair/sunny/ overcast/dull ; sea state 2-3; wind direction W/SW

Four Bottlenose dolphins

Two Bottlenose dolphins were seen foraging by the Cardinal buoy. Two Bottlenose dolphins were seen foraging by the harbour wall and later travelled towards the Cardinal buoy.

2hr survey; Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: fair/ overcast/ dull; sea state 2-3; wind direction W

Three Bottlenose dolphins and two Atlantic grey seals.
Three bottlenose dolphins were seen travelling from the fish factory towards the harbour wall. One Atlantic grey seal was seen travelling away from the harbour wall and three bottlenose dolphins were seen foraging between the harbour wall and cardinal buoy. One bottlenose dolphin travelling the fish factory and two remain foraging. One bottlenose dolphin starts foraging, two begin to travel easterly. At the end of the survey, another Atlantic grey seal was seen in front of the harbour wall.

2hr survey; start time 13:00
Weather conditions: Overcast and dull, Sea state: 3, wind direction: SW.

No sightings

2hr survey start time 15.00
Weather conditions: Overcast/ dull/ rain, sea state: 2-4, wind direction: SW.
One Bottlenose Dolphin

One Bottlenose dolphin was seen foraging and travelling close to the harbour wall for the last 30minutes of the survey.