13/06/14 – 11 Bottlenose dolphins, three Atlantic grey seals and one harbour porpoise

2hr survey. Start time 10:45
Weather conditions: sea state 1-2, visibility >10km, light swell

One female Atlantic grey seal was spotted in the water near the large bird colony. A harbour porpoise was seen later near Cwm Tydu. Two Bottlenose dolphins were foraging near Ynys Lochtyn. We then saw two female Atlantic grey seals, one in the water between Ynys Lochtyn and Cwm Tydu and one hauled out near Cwm Tydu. Four dolphins were seen on the way back into the bay near the fish factory, feeding and leaping.

2hr survey. Start time 12:45
Weather conditions: sea state 0-2, visibility >10km, light swell

Three Bottlenose dolphins were seen foraging near the cardinal buoy at the beginning of the survey. Later we saw a female Atlantic grey seal in the water near bird’s rock. Two dolphins were seen later foraging at Ynys Lochtyn.