23/04/2014: Bottlenose dolphins

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: rain/ overcast/dull, sea state 1-3, wind SE
Nine bottlenose dolphins including two calves

Dolphins were seen throughout the survey. They were mostly seen foraging, diving at depth or travelling. Most sightings occurred between the fish factory and the cardinal buoy and most groups included at least one young individual.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: Overcast or rain; sea state 2-3; wind direction S to SE

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: Overcast to rain, sea state 1, wind NNW
Six bottlenose dolphins including one calf

Bottlenose dolphins were seen during the second half of the survey. They were either travelling slowly or milling around. One individual was spotted close to the end of the harbour wall towards the end of the survey.