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Beachcombing discoveries on Bailiwick of Guernsey sea shores

March 4th, 2013 by Melanie Broadhurst

Exploring the strand-lines of the intertidal shore provides an excellent insight into the rich marine life of the islands of the Bailiwick of Guernsey. Strand-lines occur at the upper-most part of the sea shore, which marks the very edge of the sea. A variety of marine life debris is left behind from each incoming tide, […]

Seaweed clearance at L’Eree by the States of Guernsey Environment Department

July 21st, 2010 by States of Guernsey Environment Department

The recent spring tides and south-westerly winds have caused large amounts of seaweed to be deposited at L’Eree. A significant proportion of the seaweed now lies above the high water mark and will not be naturally removed by tidal action for several weeks. The Environment Department has therefore arranged for the seaweed to be removed […]