20/09/2015: 3 bottlenose dolphins and 1 Atlantic grey seal

20/09/2015: 3 bottlenose dolphins and 1 Atlantic grey seal

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: fair, sea state 2, wind direction SE
Three bottlenose dolphins

At the beginning of the survey period, a bottlenose dolphin was seen travelling east into the survey area with irregular surfacing. It was shortly joined by two more individuals, one a calf, near the cardinal marker, where all three were observed mingling at the surface. The group disappeared by the half way point of the survey period.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: fair, sea state 2-3, wind direction SE
One Atlantic grey seal

At the end of the survey period, a female Atlantic grey seal was seen in the water in front of the harbour wall.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: fair, sea state 2, wind direction SE

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: fair, sea state 2, wind direction S/SE

No sightings.