Sightings Update 18/07/2018: Bottlenose dolphin, Atlantic grey seal

Survey Type:
Boat Based Sightings
Date:
July 18, 2018
Surveys Conducted:
3

Survey Observations

Weather Conditions: No precipitation, Wind direction SW/W, Sea state 2-0, Visibility >10k

Three boat surveys were undertaken yesterday by our Living Seas Volunteers.  During the first two trips there were sightings of Bottlenose dolphins and Atlantic grey seals.  Five groups of dolphins were spotted totalling nine individuals.  A variety of behaviours was seen including foraging, leaping and socialising.  The seals were all seen in the water.