27/06/2013: Bottlenose Dolphins

2h survey, Start time: 9:00
Weather conditions: Fair; Sea State 2/3; wind W/NW/SW
Two Bottlenose Dolphins

Two Bottlenose Dolphins were seen in the first 15 minutes around by the fish factory. In the second 15 minute interval there was only one dolphin mingling, tail slapping and leaping around by the fish factory.

2hr survey, Start time: 11:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/Dull, Rain; Sea State 2; wind SW/WNW
Two Bottlenose Dolphins

Two Bottlenose Dolphins were seen for the whole 2 hour survey around by the cardinal buoy. One of the dolphins had a calf and they were mainly foraging until the last hour where they were travelling.

2hr survey, Start time: 13:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/Dull, Rain; Sea state 2; wind W
Two Bottlenose Dolphins

Two Bottlenose Dolphins were seen throughout the whole survey by the cardinal buoy foraging and travelling, one of which had a calf.

 
2hr survey, Start time: 15:00
Weather conditions: Rain; Sea State 2; wind W
Three Bottlenose Dolphins

A Bottlenose Dolphin was seen in the first 15 minute interval travelling and foraging just a bit further out from the cardinal buoy. Two more Dolphins were seen in the last hour, One off of the harbour wall foraging and the second one out by the cardinal buoy also foraging.