2hr survey. Start time 1200
Weather conditions: Sea state 2, visibility >10km, light swell
Five Atlantic grey seals
Two grey seals, one adult and one juvenile, were spotted hauled out near Bird’s rock. Shortly after, three Atlantic grey seals, including one juvenile were seen just south of Cwn Tydu hauled out on the rocks.
4hr survey. Start time 1420
Weather conditions: Sea state 1-3, visibility 1-10/>10km, light swell
Seven bottlenose dolphins and one Atlantic grey seal
Five bottlenose dolphins, including one calf, were spotted foraging and tail-slapping offshore from New Quay. Further offshore two adult bottlenose dolphins were seen foraging. Back inland near Bird’s rock one grey seal was spotted.