30/08/11: 6 Bottlenose dolphins, 4 Atlantic grey seals and 1 sunfish

1.5hr survey: Start time 11:30
Weather conditions: sea state 2-3, visibility >10Km, light swell
Two bottlenose dolphins and one sunfish

One adult bottlenose dolphin and one calf were sighted north of the harbour wall adjacent to the fish factory; these animals were seen to be travelling south.

1.5hr survey: Start time 13:15
Weather conditions: sea state 2-3, visibility >10Km, light swell
Two bottlenose dolphins and one Atlantic grey seal

Two bottlenose dolphins, one mother and one calf, were sighted at the begging of the survey just off the end of the harbour wall in New Quay. These animals were seen to be foraging. One female Atlantic grey seal was seen in the water just offshore near to Cwmtydu.

1.5hr survey: Start time 14:45
Weather conditions: sea state 2, visibility >10Km, light swell
Two bottlenose dolphins and two Atlantic grey seals.

One male Atlantic grey seal was seen in the water half way between the bird colonies and Cwmtydu. A further Atlantic grey seal, this time female, was seen bottling in the water near to Cwmtydu beach. Later in the survey two bottlenose dolphins, one adult and one calf, were seen foraging directly north offshore of the harbour wall.

1.5hr survey: Start time 16:30
Weather conditions: sea state 1-2, visibility >10Km, light swell
One Atlantic grey seal

One male Atlantic grey seal was seen in the water just offshore of Cwmtydu beach.