Sightings Update 10/10/2018: Bottlenose Dolphins and Atlantic Grey Seals

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
October 10, 2018
Surveys Conducted:
4

Survey Observations

Weather Conditions: Sunny, Wind Direction: S/SE, Sea state 1-3

Bottlenose dolphins were sighted throughout the day yesterday, with very large groups seen for the entire morning, leaping, foraging and socialising. A number of mother and calf pairs were amongst the groups, including regular visitors Jacky & Jay (pictured). Atlantic grey seals were spotted from the harbour wall swimming close to the wall in the morning and the afternoon. 6 Whooper swans were also spotted flying past the harbour wall at around midday.