Sightings Update 18/04/2019: Bottlenose Dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
April 18, 2019
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:
6

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Sunny, sea state 1-2, wind direction E/SE.

Living seas volunteers conducted surveys from 7am – 7pm. Bottlenose dolphins were sighted in all six surveys with an almost constant presence throughout the day. The dolphins were spotted doing a range of different behaviours from foraging to travelling across the bay. One lucky volunteer spotted the dolphins leaping and jumping out of the water.