17/04/2018: 4 Bottlenose Dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
April 17, 2018
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin, Gannets
Surveys Conducted:
2

Survey Observations

17/04/2018: 4 Bottlenose Dolphins

Weather Conditions: Fair/Overcast with rain, sea state 2/3, Wind direction: strong S-SE

During a day of awful weather, two land watches were completed on the harbour wall – in which one was successful in recording bottlenose dolphins. Four individuals (including a juvenile) were seen foraging around 700m from the survey point. A northern gannet was also spotted.