2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather Conditions: Fair/Sunny, sea state 2, wind NW becoming N
Seven Sightings of Bottlenose Dolphins
The Bottlenose Dolphins were seen staying in a similar location roughly 500m away NNE from the pier. They were also leaping, doing a range of tail slaps and also a few lunges during this survey.
2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: Sunny, sea state 2, wind direction NNE becoming N then NW
One Bottlenose Dolphin
No sightings were recorded for the first hour of the survey. One bottlenose dolphin was then seen travelling east near the Cardinal buoy. There were no further sightings for the remainder of the survey.
2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather Conditions: Sunny, sea state 2/3, wind NW
2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather Conditions: Sunny, sea state 2, wind NW
Three Bottlenose Dolphin including a calf
No sightings were recorded for the first hour and a half of the survey. Then three Bottlenose dolphins including a calf were spotted travelling west towards the fish factory around 500m away from the pier.