Sightings Update 12/04/2019: Bottlenose Dolphins.

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
April 12, 2019
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:
6

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Overcast/Sunny, sea state 1-2, Wind direction Variable.

 Living seas volunteers conducted surveys from 7am – 7pm and spotted Bottlenose dolphins in five out of six surveys. Bottlenose dolphins were seen throughout the day around the bay with one individual coming close to the harbour wall. One was identified as Juvenile. Behaviour varied from travelling from the headland to the cardinal buoy with some individuals tail slapping.