23/01/2018: Harbour Porpoise

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
January 23, 2018
Species Recorded:
Guillemots, Harbour porpoise
Surveys Conducted:
3

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: overcast/fair, sea state 1-3, wind direction SW/S

Two out of three surveys conducted today had sightings of harbour porpoise; this included the 9am survey and 11am survey. For around one hour during the first survey a porpoise was recorded travelling and foraging close to the sea wall. During the 11am survey a lone porpoise was sighted foraging for around 30 minutes during the middle of the survey.

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