30/06/11: 12 bottlenose dolphins and 1 Atlantic grey seal

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: sea state 3-4, visibility >10km, light swell

At 11:25 two adult bottlenose dolphins were seen in New Quay Bay foraging 70m in front of the boat. Later one adult bottlenose dolphin was seen travelling north, 80m from the boat in the New Quay bay area. At 12:41 three adult bottlenose dolphins were seen foraging offshore of the harbour wall.

2hr survey. Start time 13.01
Weather conditions: sea state 2-4, visibility >10km, light swell

One adult bottlenose dolphin was seen at 14:53 foraging offshore from the fish factory.

2hr survey. Start time 15:18
Weather conditions: sea state 2-3, visibility >10km, light swell

One adult bottlenose dolphin was seen foraging near the fish factory at 15:30. At 15.38 a female Atlantic grey seal was spotted bottling in the water near Bird’s Rocks. Four adult bottlenose dolphins were seen at 16:27 near the first bird colony, foraging in various directions.