Things to do

When the weather’s good, or you don’t mind getting wet……

• Visit our favourite rockpooling sites within the UK, or find out where your nearest Wildlife Trust coastal reserve or centre is and get out and about.
• Remember to take a copy of our Seashore code with you, for some fun colouring in as well as safety advice.
• Investigate the clarity and productivity of our seas by making a secchi disc.
• Go on a beach adventure, discover treasure and build your own pirate ship, only to be shipwrecked at the end of the day!

When the weather’s bad…..

Bake some tasty skate and ray biscuits
• Make a basking shark puppet
Who am I? – play the name guessing game
• Make your very own salt dough sea creatures

Things to do if you’re with a group of friends, or for schools to do…..

• A whole host of fun and games for groups or schools!
• Play the hungry dolphin game and learn how dolphins find food.

And if this isn’t enough…

• Download our Do one thing guide and
• Visit our junior website – Wildlife Watch for further information on how you can get involved.

Tell us about it!
Whatever you end up doing, we want to hear about it!

Email us at to share your adventures with us. Don’t forget to include a photograph too – we’ll publish a selection of the best on this website!

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