Sightings Update 17/10/19: Bottlenose Dolphins and an Atlantic Grey Seal

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
October 17, 2019
Surveys Conducted:
4

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Sunshine and rain. Sea state 1/2/3, wind direction SE/SW.

Our living seas volunteers conducted surveys from 9am-5pm and Bottlenose dolphins were seen on all surveys. The dolphins were observed foraging, as well as chasing prey at the surface, leaping and lunging! At least two calves were observed by volunteers. Also an Atlantic Grey seal was seen off the harbour wall on the last survey.