29/04/2016: 1 Atlantic grey seal and 2 Bottlenose dolphins

2h survey. Start time 07:00
Weather conditions: fair, sea state 3 to 4, wind direction W/SW

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: sunny/fair, sea state 3, wind direction W/SW
One Atlantic grey seal

One Atlantic grey seal was spotted near the fish factory towards the end of the survey. A few minutes after, it was sighted in front of the harbour wall. There were no more sightings for the rest of the survey.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: overcast to sunny, sea state 4, wind direction NW

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: sunny/fair, sea state 4, wind direction NW
Two Bottlenose dolphins

At the start of the survey, two bottlenose dolphins were sighted near the fish factory. One quickly disappeared out of sight, while the other stayed in our survey area for about one hour. It was seen travelling and foraging all around the bay, even coming very close the harbour wall. Halfway through the survey, it disappeared out of sight behind the headland. There were no more sightings for the rest of the survey.

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 3 to 4, wind direction NW

No sightings.

2hr survey. Start time 17:00
Weather conditions: sunny/fair, sea state 3 to 2, wind direction NW/W

No sightings.