Shoresearch Intertidal Surveying
Shoresearch Intertidal Surveying
29 April 2018 12noon - 6pm
Our Shoresearch Intertidal Surveying course is an introduction to our marine life and intertidal survey methods to enable you to be confident to conduct surveys in the future. In a day filled with presentations, field work and discussions you will:
  • Start in the classroom and cover basic shore ecology and threats to biodiversity
  • Take part in an ID session covering different groups of seaweeds, sponges and animals.
  • Be given an overview of the survey methods in the classroom
  • Take a short walk to the beach to conduct a survey, put the skills into practice and ask any questions.
At the end of the course you will have gained confidence in conducting these surveys as a volunteer.  You will also enrich your knowledge of marine and coastal wildlife and conservation work in the Solent and seas around the Isle of Wight. The survey involves up to 2 ½ hours walking and crouching.
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29 April 2018 12noon – 6pm

Our Shoresearch Intertidal Surveying course is an introduction to our marine life and intertidal survey methods to enable you to be confident to conduct surveys in the future.

In a day filled with presentations, field work and discussions you will:

  • Start in the classroom and cover basic shore ecology and threats to biodiversity
  • Take part in an ID session covering different groups of seaweeds, sponges and animals.
  • Be given an overview of the survey methods in the classroom
  • Take a short walk to the beach to conduct a survey, put the skills into practice and ask any questions.

At the end of the course you will have gained confidence in conducting these surveys as a volunteer.  You will also enrich your knowledge of marine and coastal wildlife and conservation work in the Solent and seas around the Isle of Wight.

The survey involves up to 2 ½ hours walking and crouching.

£25.00 Select options