The awesomeness of Ireland's marine ecosystems....ag tweetail faoin saol muirí uamhanach na hÉireann.....
Litle late...but Beach Walk tomorrow at 2pm @ Old Head Beach, Louisburgh, with me! (Its free and for kids!)
@EcoServeIRL Looks like it but this is the underside
Can someone help me identify this pretty big isopod (found in Waterford)? I've never seen one this big before
Free Beach Walk at Spiddal Blue Flag Beach, 13th August:
Heaps of fun at surf school today picking up my fav animal, the Moon jelly (Aurelia aurita), kids thought I was mad..
Two five-spot-burnets (A colourful green and red moth) mating, in the most Catholic position ever
Agus seo daoibh ceann amhain de na ghriangraif a thóg mé ar an trá....an lugach (the lugworm)
Cool photo from a snorkel last week:close up of some Barnacles filter feeding, as they grow on a 'Bairneach' (limpet)
Here's a Spiny Spider Crab from my snorkel yesterday,so many of them gathered in one spot,big mating event going on
Went for a look underwater yesterday, and got attacked by this crazed sea-monster.....!
I pretty much live under the red blob on this rainfall radar....
The sea urchin (Echinus esculentus), that I found floating in the surf the other day...
Today's marine life: a funky Guillemot in the blue blue waters off Inishbofin (when the fog lifted for 5 minutes).
Heres a panaroma shot from last Saturday of the bay where the pipeline comes in (Dooncarton,the landslide mountain)
Looks like the big red boat is winning (battle of the ferries in Galway)
Here's the other side of it - I'm stumped, looks like an alien deformed echinoderm that likes to calcify itself too much
Lame long exposure attempt of a lonely piece of Laminaria (kelp) on the beach this evening.
Awesome sunset behind Inisturk this evening....Luí na Gréine uamhnach taobh thiar den Inisturk an tráthnóna seo
Ringed plover on the each yesterday, I need a longer lens, I know. Still a cool bird to get a photo of
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