Friday, 25 March 2011

Gower Porpoises

From Jackie Coates - Location: Broughton, Gower  looking south west into the south channel, alongside Burry Holms. Tide ; low water + 2 hours Saturday March 19th 15;00 hrs Weather - flat calm, no swell.
Observation: 2 discrete pods, one central channel the other closer inshore by Burry Holms.
very discrete, occasional dorsal fins showing. Centred on a patch (not moving) . Most seen at same time 3 (offshore) 2 (B Holm group). Group size speculatively 6 - 10 & 3 - 5?