Sightings Update 17/04/2019: Bottlenose Dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
April 17, 2019
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:
6

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Variable, sea state 1-2, wind direction E.

Living Seas volunteers conducted surveys from 7am – 7pm. Bottlenose dolphins were sighted in all six surveys, with a constant presence during the morning surveys. The dolphins were seen foraging, travelling and tail slapping in locations ranging from near the harbour wall to around the cardinal buoy. One calf was spotted in the morning.