Saturday, 19 March 2016

The Purbeck Dolphin

There have been several sighting of Dolphins along our coast lately and that is always good news. Seeing these wonderful creatures from the cliff path at Durlston Country Park is always special although you need a far amount of luck, this really is a 'right time right place' moment. There are clues though and one of the main hints is to watch the sea birds. If there is a flock of birds flying just above the waves, circling and looking generally interested in what is beneath the waves there is a chance that a dark fin may well break the surface nearby. It isn't always the case but this morning that is exactly what happened.





Just one or two Dolphins, but that doesn't matter as any sighting is always a great experience.

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