Sightings Update 25/08/19: Bottlenose dolphins & Atlantic grey seals

Survey Type:
Boat Based Sightings
Date:
August 25, 2019
Surveys Conducted:
1

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Sunny;  visibility >10km; Light swell; wind direction N/NW force 2

During a two hour boat survey our Living Seas Volunteer spotted a group of seven bottlenose dolphins foraging near Ynys Lochtyn.  Later as returning into New Quay a lone adult was seen.  Also spotted were two female Atlantic grey seals hauled out near Birds Rock and a male seal bottling near Ynys Lochtyn.