Sightings Update 21/08/19: Bottlenose dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
August 21, 2019
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphins
Surveys Conducted:
5

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Sunny at first but clouding over with showers later; wind direction SE/S/SW; sea state 2/3 becoming calm by end of the day

Mid-morning a group of four dolphins were spotted foraging just off the end of the sea wall. They remained for one hour before leaving the area.  A mother and juvenile were then observed foraging across the bay until they too left early in the afternoon.