20/10/11: Bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic grey seals

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: Fair, sea state 3, wind NW
Three bottlenose dolphins

Bottlenose dolphins were only seen sporadically throughout the survey period. The dolphins were seen foraging around the cardinal buoy and travelling between the fish factory and cardinal buoy.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: Fair, sea state 2, wind SW-W

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: Fair/overcast/dull, sea state 2, wind W
One Atlantic grey seal

One Atlantic grey seal was seen in the water in front of the harbour wall towards the end of the survey.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/dull, sea state 1, wind SSW-SW
Nine bottlenose dolphins and two Atlantic grey seals

Bottlenose dolphins were observed throughout the survey period. The dolphins were seen foraging, chasing fish, leaping and tail-slapping north of the harbour wall. Towards the end of the survey the dolphins were observed milling at the surface around the cardinal buoy. The dolphins were seen moving between the fish factory and the cardinal buoy throughout the survey. Two Atlantic grey seals were observed in the water north of the harbour wall.