22/10/11: Bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic grey seals

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: Fair/sunny, sea state 2-3, wind S, SE, SSE
Six bottlenose dolphins and an Atlantic grey seal

The dolphins and seal were sighted in the middle section of the survey. The six bottlenose dolphins were seen travelling, foraging and leaping in the area near the fish factory, after which the Atlantic grey seal was also sighted east of the fish factory.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: Sunny, sea state 3, wind S
Two bottlenose dolphins

Two bottlenose dolphins were observed in the middle of the survey travelling and foraging in the area between the fish factory and cardinal buoy.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: Fair/sunny, sea state 2-3, wind S, SW, SSW
Two bottlenose dolphins and an Atlantic grey seal

Bottlenose dolphins were sighted at the beginning of the survey.  Two dolphins were observed to be foraging and leaping close to the fish factory.  One female Atlantic grey seal was also seen north of the harbour wall swimming southeast.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: Fair, sea state 2, wind S, SSE, SSW
14 bottlenose dolphins and one Atlantic grey seal

The bottlenose dolphins were seen in the middle of the survey, and then again at the end.  The 14 bottlenose dolphins, including three calves, were observed to be foraging, leaping and travelling in the area next to the fish factory and later at the cardinal buoy. An Atlantic grey seal was also seen north of the harbour wall, in the water.