25/09/11: Bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic grey seals

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: Fair, sea state 1-2, wind S becoming SW later
Four bottlenose dolphins

Bottlenose dolphins were seen for the majority of the survey. They were mostly seen foraging north of the harbour wall and around the cardinal buoy later on in the survey.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/dull/fair, sea state 1, wind S
Six bottlenose dolphins including one calf

Bottlenose dolphins were present for the whole survey. The dolphins were seen foraging north of the harbour wall and around the cardinal buoy. The mother and calf were sighted north of the harbour wall.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: Fair, sea state 1-2, wind S/SSE/SSW
Four bottlenose dolphins including one calf

Bottlenose dolphins were seen foraging north of the harbour wall and off shore from the fish factory. A mother and calf were seen chasing fish off shore from the harbour wall.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/dull, sea state 2, wind S
Three bottlenose dolphins and one Atlantic grey seal

Bottlenose dolphins were observed for half and hour during the middle of the survey period. The dolphins were seen foraging off the fish factory. One Atlantic grey seal surfaced north of the harbour wall.