Sightings Update 03/06/2018: Bottlenose dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
June 3, 2018
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:
6

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: sunny, sea state 0-1, wind direction: none/varied

Dolphins were spotted by our Living Seas Volunteers throughout this glorious day in New Quay. There were over 40 individuals seen during the 6 watches with at least 15 being present together. The animals remained off shore between the headland and the Cardinal Marker where they were seen foraging, socialising and leaping.