31/08/11: Bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic Grey Seals

2hr survey. Start time 09:00

Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 0-1, wind SE/E

5 bottlenose dolphins were sighted including one calf throughout the survey. They were thought to be seen foraging by taking long dives.

2hr survey: start time 11:00

Weather conditions: fair/overcast, sea state 2-3, wind direction variable

One bottlenose dolphin was seen leaping at 11:15h north of the harbour wall.

2hr survey: start time 13:00

Weather conditions: fair/ overcast, sea state 3, wind direction NNW/NNE

One adult Atlantic grey seal was seen at 14:45h in the water just off the headland from the fish factory.


2hr survey: start time 15:00

Weather conditions: fair, sea state 1-2, wind direction N/NW

No sightings.