Sightings Update 06/10/2018: Bottlenose dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
November 6, 2018
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:
2

Survey Observations

Weather Conditions: Overcast and fair, Wind Direction SE, Sea State 1-2

Our Living Seas volunteers saw bottlenose dolphins almost continuously throughout the two land based surveys conducted yesterday morning. A group of adults and juveniles were seen to be foraging around the cardinal marker and chasing fish along the bay, as well as exhibiting behaviours such as leaps and tail slaps.