2hr survey, Start time: 09:00
Weather conditions: Fair, sea state 1, wind N
Eight bottlenose dolphins
Throughout the survey, most dolphins were spotted around the cardinal buoy, while some were spotted closer to the harbour wall and the fish factory. The dolphins were mostly thought to be traveling or foraging at depth. One group even showed an impressive display of leaps and tail slaps. Two calves were seen during this two hour survey.
2hr survey, Start time: 11:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/ Sunny, sea state 1-2, wind NW
Seven Bottlenose Dolphins
Seven bottlenose dolphins and one calf were seen within the first hour of the survey foraging and traveling towards the fish factory. In the second hour of the survey, five bottlenose dolphins were seen mostly traveling past the fish factory.
2hr survey, Start time: 13:00
Weather conditions: Sunny, sea state 2-3, wind NW
One bottlenose dolphin
One bottlenose dolphin was seen in the middle of the survey, traveling past the fish factory.
2hr survey, Start time: 15:00
Weather conditions: Sunny , sea state 3, wind NW