15/08/12 Bottlenose dolphins

2hr survey: Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/rain; sea state 4, wind direction SE

No Sightings

2hr survey: Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: overcast/rain; sea state 3/2; wind direction SE
Two bottlenose dolphins

During the second half of the survey a lone bottlenose dolphin was seen foraging by the fish factory, and then another was seen travelling east. Towards the end of the survey both dolphins were seen travelling east and foraging by the cardinal buoy.

2hr survey: Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: overcast/rain; sea state 2/3; wind direction SE

No Sightings
2hr survey: Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: overcast/sunny; sea state 3; wind direction SE
Six bottlenose dolphins

Six bottlenose dolphins, including one calf, were seen leaping and tail slapping towards the fish factory. Towards the end of the survey only a mother and calf were seen foraging by the fish factory.