16/05/2013: Bottlenose dolphins & Atlantic grey seals

2 hour survey, start time 9:00
Weather Conditions: Sunny; sea state 2 wind NNE-NW
One Grey seal

One female grey seal was spotted in the water, between the fish factory and the harbour wall.

2 hour survey, Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: Fair-rain; Sea state 2; wind N-N.E

No sightings

2 hour survey, Start time 13.00
Weather conditions: sunny intervals; sea state 1-2; wind NW/NE

No sightings

2 hour survey, Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: fair-sunny intervals-rain; sea state 1-2; wind NW/NE.
12 Bottlenose dolphins and one Atlantic grey seal

A seal was the first sighting of the day, spotted off the harbour wall, shortly followed by Dolphins which were present for the remainder of the survey and were seen mostly between the harbour wall and the fish factory. These individuals were leaping, travelling and foraging. There was also one group spotted with a calf.