Sightings Update 06/08/2019: Bottlenose dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
August 6, 2019
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:
6

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Sunny, Sea state 2-3, wind direction S/SE/SW

Our Living Seas volunteers conducted surveys from 7am-7pm yesterday. 11 Bottlenose dolphins were seen from the harbour wall throughout the day. The dolphins were seen travelling through the bay, chasing fish close to the harbour, and one was seen with a fish in its mouth.