Sightings Update 04/07/2018: Bottlenose dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
July 4, 2018
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:
6

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Sunny/fair, Wind direction: Variable, Sea state 1-2

Bottlenose dolphins could be seen from the harbour wall throughout most of the day yesterday. At times displaying leaping behaviours, the cetaceans were mostly seen foraging along the reef – with a few coming into the harbour during the morning. Other sightings include manx shearwater and mute swans flying.