3/4/15 Daily the Common Dolphin

2hr survey. Start Time 09:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/misty with some rain, sea state 2, wind direction W to NW
One Common Dolphin

The common dolphin was at the beginning of the survey but only for a short while before we lost sight of it for the rest of the survey.

2hr survey. Start Time 11:00
Weather Conditions: Misty with poor visibility, sea state 2-3, wind direction SW-W
One common dolphin

Daily was spotted about 30 minutes into the survey and remained until the end. Some of the time he was seen doing long dives, but for a considerable time he was continuously leaping fully out of the water approximately 500 metres off the end of the pier.

2hr Survey. Start Time 13:00
Weather Conditions: Overcast, sea state 3-4, wind direction NW
One common dolphin

Daily was seen throughout the survey milling around and regularly surfacing off the end of the pier.

2hr Survey. Start Time 15:00
Weather Conditions: Overcast, sea state 5 reducing to 4, wind direction NW
One common dolphin

Daily was again seen throughout the survey staying off the end of the pier but his behaviour was varied. He spent some time milling or doing long dives but at the end of the survey he began leaping out of the water again while staying within a small area.