1.5 hour survey, start time: 12:00
Weather conditions: sea state 2, visibility 1-10km, light swell
Three Atlantic grey seals
The first of the two seal sightings was approximately half an hour into the survey; a seal pup was seen on the beach before Castell Bach. The second sighting was of a female seal and her pup on the beach just past Cwm Tydu.
1.5 hour survey, start time: 13:30
Weather conditions: sea state 1-2, visibility >10/1-10km, light swell
Approximately 20 minutes into the survey the first seal to be seen was hauled out on the rocks. Several minutes later, another seal was seen hauled out and a third shortly after. Two female seals were then observed in the water close to the boat quarter of an hour later. A few minutes later a male was swimming close to the boat.