More on Seaweed

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One of our readers sent us this information from Dianne Sanford, coordinator for the Sunshine Coast forage fish sampling project, under guidance of Ramona DeGraaf, MSc., and eelgrass mapper with the Seachange Marine Conservation Society. Herring eggs are present on seaweed washed up on shore (not just on seaweed growing in the water) during herring… Read more »

Bathing Birds

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Sitting at my breakfast table this morning I watched a robin in the bird bath splashing merrily as another flew in to perch on the pot beside the bath waiting patiently for his turn. There was much splashing and fluffing of feathers and after he finished the female came back for a second turn scrubbing herself… Read more »