Sightings Update 18/08/2018: Bottlenose dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
August 18, 2018
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:
6

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Mostly overcast with some rain and mist, wind direction: W/SW, sea state 1-4

During the early morning watch our Living Seas Volunteer saw six dolphins active within the bay foraging between the headland and the Cardinal Marker. It then went quiet for a few hours until mid-afternoon when 2 adult dolphins entered the bay and foraged north of the harbour wall for 2 hours,