2hr survey; start time 10:00
Weather conditions: sea state 2-4; visibility >10, light swell
Eight Bottlenose dolphins and one Atlantic grey seal.
Two adult bottlenose dolphins were seen bow-riding and tail slapping near Ynys Lochtyn, one male Atlantic grey seal was also seen in the water here. Two adult bottlenose dolphins were later seen. Three adult dolphins and one calf were spotted near the fish factory leaping and foraging.
2hr survey; start time 12:00
Weather conditions: sea state 1-4; visibility >10, light to medium swell
Seven Bottlenose dolphins and two Atlantic grey seals.
One adult Bottlenose dolphin was seen travelling west and foraging north of the harbour wall near the fish factory. Two groups of Bottlenose dolphins were seen offshore near Ynys Lochtyn; four adults were seen milling and one adult and one calf Bottlenose dolphin were observed travelling south. One Atlantic grey seal was also seen in the water and another hauled out.