21/04/11 – 6 grey seals, 8 bottlenose dolphins and 2 harbour porpoises

2hr: start time 10:05

Weather conditions: sea state 0-1, 1-10km, light swell, cloud cover 0/8

The first sighting at 10:51 was one adult male Atlantic grey seal in the water off Trwyn Crou. At 11:12 a second adult male Atlantic grey seal was seen in the water off Trwyn Crou. At 11:21 two adult Atlantic grey seals - a male and a female - were seen in the water halfway between Trwyn Crou and Cwmtydu. At 11:29 an adult female Atlantic grey seal was seen in the water at Cwmtydu. 

2hr: start time 12:02

Weather conditions: sea state 0-1, 1-10km, light swell, cloud cover 2-3/8

No sightings.

4hr: start time 14:17

Weather conditions: sea state 0-3, 1-10km then >10km, light swell, cloud cover 2-7/8

The first sighting was at 17:20. An adult female Atlantic grey seal was seen swimming north ~10km E of the TV mast. At 17:58 one adult and one juvenile harbour porpoise were seen travelling NE ~8km N of Ina Point. At 18:16 eight bottlenose dolphins - six adults and two juveniles, were seen foraging and feeding. There were two groups - one group of three males and another group including a mother and calf. They were seen ~2km N of Ina Point.