Plankton Trawling

plankton trawlingDiscover the microscopic monsters of our seas on a seashore plankton trawl and learn why plankton is so important in our seas.

Come for a paddle in the seas to catch the critters and then take a look under the microscopes with our experienced warden who will help you identify your finds. This event lasts for 1 and ½ hours and is subject to sea conditions.


Rockpool Rambles

hermitcrabJoin the Marine Warden on a Rock Pool Ramble to explore the fascinating creatures of the seashore and how they live, love and do lunch!

Suitable for any age, this event is run at Broad Ledge in Lyme Regis and lasts for 1 and ½ hours. As the tide goes out the ledges here are exposed and rock pools, which are full of life, are revealed. Our experienced warden will help you to discover the amazing plants and animals living on our shores.


Marine Week

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A week of events and activities to celebrate past and present life in our oceans.

It is a week of Rockpool Rambles, plankton trawling, fossil hunting and lots of marine arts and craft activities.

Marine Week 2016 will be held from Tuesday 2nd -Monday 8th August.


More information about Marine Week 2016 will be available nearer the time.