Monthly Archives: March 2012

Rocky Shore Survey

We had a great day on Saturday around low water and learnt a lot about identifying molluscs whilst having fun and enjoying some fine cake. We managed to find 2 new species of sea slug for our rocky shore list-Elysia viridis, which looked superb under the microscope with its rows of bright  blue spots, and … Continue reading »

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Beach Clean

Another successful beach clean at Porthtowan Beach today, another 23 bags of rubbish collected!!  25 volunteers arrived and we were blessed with a mild day with no wind.  Amongst the rubbish we found whelk egg cases, goose barnicles and egg cases from sharks or rays.  We were also joined by the team from The Sea Chair … Continue reading »

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