Sightings Update 16/11/2018: Bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic grey seal

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
November 16, 2018
Surveys Conducted:
1

Survey Observations

Weather Conditions: Overcast/fair, Wind Direction SE, Sea State 1

Bottlenose dolphins were seen almost continuously during the 11am – 1pm land survey. Several groups of dolphins were recorded throughout the survey, mainly displaying foraging behaviour; one large group included four calves. A female Atlantic grey seal was spotted towards the end of the survey, and was observed bottling beyond the harbour wall.