Join the national seaweed hunt

Seaweed on rocks, Cornwall, UKNext time you visit the coast, take a look at the different types of seaweed that live there and you can help our scientists monitor the effects of climate change and invasive species.

Seaweeds are easy to find and occur all around the UK coastline. There are a staggering 650 seaweed species in the UK and they play a vital role in the functioning of the marine environment.


Discover marine wildlife

Marine BioblitzJoin the Wembury Bioblitz and explore the diverse range of sea life along the Wembury coastline.

Learn all about marine wildlife and help us identify as many plants and animals as we can in a 24-hour period. You’ll be joined by experts from the Natural History Museum, Marine Biological Association, Devon Wildlife Trust, and a wide range of local nature groups.


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