Sightings Update 01/09/19: Bottlenose Dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
September 1, 2019
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphins
Surveys Conducted:
5

Survey Observations

Weather Conditions: Sunny/fair, sea state 2-5, wind direction N/NW

There were intermittent sightings of small groups of dolphins and individuals throughout the day.  Our Living Seas Volunteers observed the dolphins foraging and milling about near the surface.  A total of seven dolphins were recorded during the morning and afternoon watches but as the sea became rougher in the evening there were no further sightings.