15/05/2015: Six bottlenose dolphins, one Atlantic grey seal.

15/05/2015: Six bottlenose dolphins, one Atlantic grey seal.

2hr survey. Start time 7:00.
Weather conditions: Sunny, wind direction SE, sea state 1.

In the first quarter of the survey period two groups of three bottlenose dolphins were observed. The first group was observed travelling east, with one individual later observed milling about the surface and displaying leaps/tail slaps/lunges north-east of the harbour wall. The second group was observed soon after in front of the fish factory travelling west with rapid progress.

2hr survey. Start time 9:00.
Weather conditions: Sunny, wind direction SE, sea state 1.

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00.
Weather conditions: Sunny/fair/overcast, wind direction SE, sea state 1.

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00.
Weather conditions: Overcast, wind direction SE, sea state 1.

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00.
Weather conditions: Overcast, wind direction S, sea state 1.

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 17:00.
Weather conditions: Overcast/rain, wind direction S/SW, sea state 1.

In the first quarter of the survey period one Atlantic grey seal was observed north of the harbour wall travelling west.