16/08/2016: 12 bottlenose dolphins,10 Atlantic grey seals and 4 harbour porpoises `

4hr survey. Start time: 09:48

Weather conditions: sea state 1/2, visibility >10km, light swell

10 bottlenose dolphins and 5 Atlantic grey seals

Bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic grey seals were seen throughout the duration of this four hour boat survey. The largest group seen was a group of five individuals, which consisted of a three adults, one juvenile and one calf. The majority of other bottlenose dolphin and seal sightings were solitary, with the exception of two adult dolphins seen together foraging.

4hr survey. Start time: 14:10

Weather conditions: sea state 1/2, visibility >10km, light swell

2 bottlenose dolphins, 5 Atlantic grey seals and four harbour porpoises.

Atlantic grey seals were seen throughout the survey with all sightings being of individuals either bottling or in the water. Four harbour porpoises, three adults and a juvenile were observed approximately half an hour into the survey foraging, two adult bottlenose dolphins were sighted also foraging.