29/05/14: 17 Bottlenose Dolphins and One Atlantic Grey Seal

2hr survey. Start time 10:47
Weather conditions: sea state 2-3, visibility >10km, light swell
Five Bottlenose Dolphins

One Bottlenose Dolphin was spotted at the start and end of the trip foraging by the Cardinal Buoy. Three Bottlenose Dolphins were spotted foraging by Ynys Lochtyn.

2hr survey. Start time 15:17
Weather conditions: sea state 2/3 visibility > 10km moderate swell
Eight Bottlenose Dolphins and One Atlantic Grey Seal

One Bottlenose Dolphin was spotted leaping in the distance by Birds Rock. By Trwyn Crou a pod of four Dolphins including a mother and calf was spotted. The Dolphins approached the boat and proceeded to travel in a west direction. Between Trwyn Crou and Cwmtydu a female Atlantic Grey Seal was briefly spotted swimming by the cliff. At Cwmtydu three Bottlenose Dolphins were spotted. A mother and calf were foraging by the cliffs and one adult dolphin was seen very close to the Beach.

2hr survey . start time 17:16
Weather conditions : sea state 2/3, visibility > 10km, moderate swell
Four Bottlenose Dolphins.

Two mother and calf pairs were seen foraging and leaping by Cwmtydu.