Citizen Scientist : Sea Shell Safari & Microplastics Survey 06 January 2020 – Altona
Citizen Scientist : Sea Shell Safari & Microplastics Survey 06 January 2020 Altona
Become a marine citizen scientist for a day and help the Port Phillip Baykeeper collect data that contribute to healthier waterways and habitats for our unique biodiversity.We will collect shells on the beach and identify them to learn about the important role of molluscs (shellfish) in the Bay ecosystem.The microplastics survey will help us gather data to guide targeted plastic pollution prevention.This event is suitable for children above 6 years old. Children under 16 years of age must be supervised by an accompanying adult.
What to Bring ...
- Suitable clothing for weather conditions on the day
- Bottle of water
- Fly repellant
- Sturdy Shoes - no thongs
- a happy disposition, an inquisitive nature and a smile!
Where to Meet ...
Altona Shoreline, Altona Pier. Melways 54 H12