21/06/2016: Three bottlenose dolphins, Five Atlantic grey seal and One Harbour porpoise.

2hr survey. Start time 14:51
Weather conditions: sea state 2-3, visibility >10km, moderate swell
Three bottlenose dolphins, Five Atlantic grey seal and one harbour porpoise.

There was three bottlenose dolphins spotted at 15:52 in close contact with each other. They were spotted around 200 metres from the boat. An Atlantic grey seal was spotted in the water just 150 metres away from the boat at around 16:16. A few minutes later another male Atlantic grey seal was spotted in the water around 200 metres away from the boat. At around 16:28 a female Atlantic grey seal was spotted hauled out just 200 metres away from the boat. The next two sightings of Atlantic grey seals were spotted in the water at 16:39 and 16:50. The first sighting of a harbour porpoise this month was spotted yesterday. The porpoise appeared to be travelling and was spotted around 300 metres from the boat.