13/09/11: Bottlenose dolphins

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: overcast/dull/ rain, sea state 3, wind SW
Two bottlenose dolphins

Dolphins were seen throughout the survey except for one fifteen minute interval. The dolphins were taking long dives and thought to be foraging for food at depth. The dolphins were seen near to the cardinal buoy and close to the harbour wall.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: sunny/ fair/ rain, sea state 3-4, wind SW
Three bottlenose dolphins

Dolphins were seen during the first hour and the last half an hour of the survey. The dolphins were seen to be taking long dives and foraging at depth close to the cardinal buoy.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: sunny/ fair, sea state 4, wind SW/ W
One bottlenose dolphins

One dolphin was seen briefly to the left of the cardinal buoy travelling west quickly.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: overcast/dull/ sunny, sea state 2-3, wind SW

No sightings