Sunday, July 30, 2017

Let There Be Rockpools

An LSC away-day with Ant leading rockpooling sessions at Runswick Bay - a beautiful cove on the North Yorks coast, near Whitby - this week produced a fantastic array of shoreline wildlife, most notably this surreal, psychedelic and stunningly beautiful Spiny Squat Lobster. My sense of wonder for the contents of our rockpools grows and grows.....

Common Starfish

Shore Crab (with eggs)

Velvet Swimming Crab

Broad-clawed Porcelain Crab