Sightings Update 10/04/2019: Bottlenose Dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
April 10, 2019
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:
6

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Fair and sunny, sea state 1-4, wind direction E/NE

Living seas volunteers conducted surveys from 7am – 7pm and spotted Bottlenose dolphins in three out of six surveys. A maximum of two bottlenose dolphins were seen around the bay between the headland and the cardinal buoy. One was identified as Juvenile. Behaviour varied tail slapping and leaping to travelling across the bay.