Sightings Update: 17/08/19: Bottlenose Dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
August 17, 2019
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Variable, Sea state 1-3, wind direction S/SW/SW

Our Living Seas volunteers conducted surveys from 9am-7pm yesterday out on the harbour wall. Bottlenose dolphins were seen in every survey, including a mother and calf. Some dolphins were seen leaping and foraging right in front of the harbour wall. A variety of birds were also spotted, including oyster catchers and mute swans.