28/08/13 Bottlenose dolphins

2 hour survey, start time 09:00
Weather conditions: fair/sunny, sea state 2-3, wind direction N/NNW
One bottlenose dolphin

One dolphin was seen foraging near to the fish factory during the second half of the survey.

2 hour survey, start time 11:00
Weather conditions: fair/sunny, sea state 2, wind direction NNW
One bottlenose dolphin

The dolphin was seen intermittently during the first half of the survey foraging between the harbour wall and fish factory.

2 hour survey, start time 13:00
Weather conditions: fair/sunny, sea state 3-4, wind direction N

No sightings

2 hour survey, start time
Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 2, wind direction N
Four bottlenose dolphins

A mother and calf bottlenose dolphin were seen leaping and splashing near to the Cardinal Buoy during the first quarter of the survey before travelling West, out of the survey area. During the last half of the survey, two dolphins were seen; one foraging close to the Cardinal Buoy and one just a few metres away from the harbour wall.