29/10/11: 11 Bottlenose dolphins

1.5hr survey. Start time 11:16
Weather conditions: sea state 2-4, visibility 1-10km, 0-1km, light-medium swell
11 Bottlenose dolphins

All sightings of bottlenose dolphins occurred in New Quay bay. The first was at the start of the survey of one individual seen foraging. The second sighting followed soon after and was of two individuals seen foraging and feeding. The third and fourth sightings occurred on the way back in to New Quay bay, the former of two individuals seen foraging, the latter of six individuals seen foraging, leaping and socializing. Large colonies of herring gulls and guillemots were also sighted flying and feeding at New Quay bay.