22/09/12: Bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic grey seal

2hr survey; start time 09:00

Weather conditions: Sunny, sea state: 1, wind direction: E

Three bottlenose dolphins, one was a calf

 

Three bottlenose dolphins were observed mingling around the surface near the fish factory early in the survey. One of which was a calf. After this there were only two bottlenose dolphins observed foraging in the same area.

2hr survey; start time 11:00

Weather conditions: Sunny, sea state: 2, wind direction: SE

 

No sightings

2hr survey; start time 13:00

Weather conditions: Fair - Sunny, sea state: 1, wind direction: E

 

No sightings

2hr survey; start time 15:00

Weather conditions: Sunny, sea state: 2, wind direction: E

One Atlantic grey seal

 

At the end of the survey one male Atlantic grey seal was seen travelling south from the fish factory towards the harbour wall.