Sightings Update 31/05/2019: Bottlenose dolphins

Survey Type:
Land Based Sightings
Date:
May 31, 2019
Species Recorded:
Bottlenose dolphins, Gannets
Surveys Conducted:
5

Survey Observations

Weather conditions: fair-overcast, Sea state 1-2, Wind direction S/SW

Our volunteers conducted surveys from 7am-5pm yesterday. During the first survey a mother and calf were seen foraging across the bay and a lone dolphin was also spotted in the swimming area near the beach! There were no further sightings until the last survey when groups of dolphins were seen travelling and foraging. A variety of bird life was spotted including gannets, black backed gulls and razorbills.