21/08/12: Eight bottlenose dolphins, five Atlantic grey seals and a sunfish

2hr survey. Start time 8:00
Weather conditions: sea state 2-3, visibility >10km, light swell
Five bottlenose dolphins and one Atlantic grey seal

Our first sighting was one female Atlantic grey seal swimming in the water near Target Rock. The second sighting was of five bottlenose dolphins including two calves foraging in front of the harbour wall in New Quay.

2hr survey. Start time 12:00
Weather conditions: sea state 2-3, visibility >10km, light swell
Three bottlenose dolphins

The only sighting on this trip was three bottlenose dolphins including a calf foraging off the harbour wall in New Quay.

2hr survey. Start time 14:00
Weather conditions:  sea state 3-4, visibility 1-10km, light-moderate swell
Two Atlantic grey seals

The first sighting was a bull Atlantic grey seal in the water between Bird’s Rock and Castell Bach. Another Atlantic grey seal was seen in the water at Trwyn Crou.

2hr survey. Start time 16:00
Weather conditions: sea state 2-4, visibility >10km, light-moderate swell
Two Atlantic grey seals and a sunfish

The first sighting was of two female Atlantic grey seals were seen in the water at Trwyn Crou. Also a sunfish was spotted around the same area.