Seals and porpoise

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Pembrokeshire wildlife
ABOUT

Atlantic grey seal

  • Ramsey boasts the largest breeding colony of Atlantic grey seals in southern Britain.
  • Atlantic grey seals can dive over 70m deep.
  • Can be viewed on Ramsey all year round, with increased numbers between February and March and again between August and November.

 

Harbour porpoise

  • Harbour porpoise are the second smallest cetacean in the world.
  • Can be found feeding at the southern end of Ramsey Sound on the ebb tide.
  • Can often be found co feeding with gannets.