18/07/13 – 19 Bottlenose dolphins, five Atlantic Grey Seals

2 hour survey, start time 11:30
Weather conditions: visibility > 10km. sea state 1. Light swell
3 bottlenose dolphins, 3 Atlantic grey seals

One bottlenose dolphin was spotted foraging just west of Cwm Tydu. Three Atlantic grey seals were south west of Cwm Tydu; two hauled out and one in the water, as well as two bottlenose dolphins milling around, west of New Quay fish factory.

2 hour survey, start time 13:30
Weather conditions: visibility > 10km, sea state 0, light swell
6 bottlenose dolphins, 1 Atlantic grey seal

Two bottlenose dolphins were spotted foraging west of New Quay fish factory foraging. One bottlenose dolphin was seen west of New Quay harbour wall travelling North West. One female Atlantic grey seal was in the water south west of Cwm Tydu as well as three bottlenose dolphins; two adults and one juvenile, west of New Quay harbour wall foraging, tail slapping and then travelling west

2 hour survey, start time 15:30
Weather conditions: visibility > 10, sea state 0, light swell
10 bottlenose dolphins, 1 Atlantic grey seal

One Atlantic grey seal was observed in the water south west of Cwm Tydu. Two bottlenose dolphins were seen foraging west of New Quay harbour wall. Three bottlenose dolphins; two adults, one juvenile were spotted foraging north west of New Quay fish factory and travelling south. Five bottlenose dolphins; four adults, one juvenile milling and foraging north of the bird colony and then travelling south near the end of the survey.