25/04/15: 2 Atlantic Grey Seals and 9 Bottlenose Dolphins

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: Dull/Sunny, sea state 1-2, wind direction SW/W
One bottlenose dolphin and one Atlantic grey seal

During the first half of the survey one bottlenose dolphin was seen milling around just off the fish factory. At the end of the survey a male Atlantic Grey Seal was seen near the fish factory swimming in the water.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions:Dull/Fair, sea state 2, wind direction SW/S

No sightings to report

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions:Dull/fair, sea state 2-3, wind direction W

No sightings to report

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions:Fair/Dull, sea state 2-3, wind direction W
8 bottlenose dolphins and one Atlantic grey seal

8 bottlenose dolphins including a calf moved into the survey area forming subgroups which changed throughout the survey. The dolphins were seen mainly milling around in groups at the surface thought some leaping and splashing was seen. 4 of the dolphins including the calf moved round to the south side of the harbour wall. An Atlantic grey seal was seen north of the harbour wall bottling in the water. During the last 15 minutes of the survey the dolphins disappeared.