24/04/13: Bottlenose dolphins

2hr survey, Start time: 09.00
Weather conditions: Rain or overcast/dull; sea state 1; wind SW

No sightings.

2hr survey, Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/dull or rain; sea state 1; wind SSW/SW

No sightings.

2hr survey, Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/dull or rain; sea state 1; wind SW
Two bottlenose dolphins

One bottlenose dolphin was sighted 45 minutes into the survey just offshore the fish factory travelling east surfacing regularly, then the dolphin started making deep dives and surfacing less frequently. Minutes later another dolphin was sighted closer to the harbour wall travelling also east surfacing regularly. One of the two dolphins stayed in the bay for another 30 minutes making long dives.

2hr survey, Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: rain or overcast/dull or fair; sea state 1-2; wind SW/SSW

No sightings.