30/10/2012: Bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic grey seals

2 hr survey; start time 09:00
Weather conditions: sunny to fair, sea state 1-2, wind direction W/NW
One Atlantic grey seal

One Atlantic grey seal was observed in front of the harbour wall in the water at the beginning of the survey.

2hr survey; start time 11:00
Weather conditions: overcast, sea state 3, wind direction SW

No sightings

2hr survey; start time 13:00
Weather conditions: fair to sunny, sea state 1-2, wind direction SW
Six bottlenose dolphins and two Atlantic grey seals

One bottlenose dolphin was seen foraging close to the harbour wall for a time then another joined while three bottlenose dolphins appeared and began foraging close to the cardinal buoy. A male and female Atlantic grey seal were seen close to the harbour wall.

2hr survey; start time 15:00
Weather conditions: overcast, sea state 2, wind direction SW
Three bottlenose dolphins

At the beginning of the survey three bottlenose dolphins were seen travelling from the harbour wall area towards the cardinal buoy and back and four bottlenose dolphins were seen leaping and splashing towards the fish factory.