Sightings Update 19/06/2019: Bottlenose Dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
June 19, 2019
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:
4

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Sunny, Sea state 1-2, Wind direction N/NW

Our Living Seas volunteers carried out four surveys in the bright sunshine on New Quay Harbour wall from 9am-5pm yesterday. Bottlenose dolphins were seen throughout the day. During the first survey a group of four dolphins including a juvenile were seen foraging just in front of the harbour wall. Our volunteers also observed a variety of bird life including northern gannets and oyster catchers.