Sightings Update 27/05/2019: Bottlenose dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
May 27, 2019
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphin
Surveys Conducted:
5

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: Sun, cloud and downpours later, Sea state 2-4, Wind direction S/SW then N-W.

A mother and calf were spotted inside the harbour wall early yesterday morning. Visitor to New Quay were rewarded later in the day with 15 dolphins appearing just meters off the wall at 15:00. The last survey had to be abandoned due to a huge downpour, obscuring visibility.