2hr survey, start time 12:18
Weather conditions: sea state 2-3, visibility >10, light swell
6 bottlenose dolphins
The first sighting of the trip was of two bottlenose dolphins foraging close to the fish factory. The next sighting was soon after this, of one bottlenose dolphin which approached the boat. A group of three bottlenose dolphins were then spotted close to Birds Rock displaying some very active social interactions, with lunging and leaping recorded.
2hr survey, start time 13:46
Weather conditions: sea state 1-3, visibility >10, light swell