Past Event: Spring Rockpool Watch: Easter Holiday Rock Pool Ramble

Saturday 8th April. 10am – 11.30am. Hannafore, West Looe. Meet below the Coastguard Station at Hannafore, West Looe – look for the Looe Marine Conservation Group sailflags! A free Easter holiday event suitable for all ages. There’s no need to book. No nets, please – they can harm deli
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Autumn Rockpool Ramble in Looe – Past Event

Sea Hare
Hannafore Beach, West Looe, Friday 28 October 10.30am til 12 noon On our October rockpool ramble in Looe, expert trained volunteers from Looe Marine Conservation Group will escort you down to the rocky shore.  We’ll help you find and identify multiple species of crabs, starfish,
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Looe Rock pool Ramble – Past Event

Underside of a Green Shore Urchin
Friday 5 August 1.45 pm, Hannafore Beach, West Looe Meet below the Coastguard station – look out for our sail flags. Join expert volunteers from Looe Marine Conservation Group on a rock pool ramble to explore the hidden world of the rocky shore.  Discover a world full of incredi
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June Half Term Rockpool Ramble – Past Event

rockpool
Saturday 4th June, 11.15am – 12.45pm, Hannfore Beach, West Looe. Pack a spare change of clothes and some hot chocolate because this half term we’re going to be holding another one of our rockpool rambles! Come along for a day out exploring the marine ecosystem at your door
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Rocky Shore ID Course – Past Event

Saturday 12th March, 11.30am -3.30pm RNLI Station and Hannafore Beach (Booking Essential) Come along to an introductory training course where you can gain skills in identifying the most common species found on the beaches of Looe. This event is perfect for those wishing to refresh the
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2016 Beach Clean & New Year Social – Past Event

Hannafore Beach Clean
Sunday 3 January – meet Coastguard Station 2 pm Start 2016 off with a New Year’s resolution to become involved in conserving Looe’s fantastic wildlife and marine environment. Join members of Looe Marine Conservation Group on Sunday January 3 at Hannafore West Looe fo
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October Half Term Rock Pool Ramble – Past Event

Sea Hare
Friday 30th October. 12.30pm – 2pm. Meet below the Coastguard Station at Hannafore, West Looe – look for the Looe Marine Conservation Group sailflags! Autumn is a great season for rock poolers because the tides go out further. This lower shore environment is full of creatures we norma
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Port Nadler Beach Clean and Picnic – Past Event

Port Nadler near Looe
Sunday 13 September, Meet 11 am at the Coastguard Station, Hannafore, West Looe – No ticket required This is a Free Event during the South East Cornwall Walking Festival.  Join Looe Marine Conservation Group volunteers for an afternoon on the coast to the west of Looe. Walk from
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May Half Term Rock Pool Ramble – Past Event

Cushion Starfish found in Looe
Saturday 30th May. 9.30am – 11am. Meet below the Coastguard Station at Hannafore, West Looe – look for the Looe Marine Conservation Group sailflags! Start off the summer by joining our expert volunteers for Looe’s ever-popular rock pool ramble! Why not spend an hour clambering over ro
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May Marine Cleaning Machine – Past Event

Plastic Litter
Sunday 17 May, Meet 10 am at Downderry slipway. Car parking courtesy of the Inn on the Shore pub Join volunteers from the village of Downderry and the Looe Marine Conservation Group for a 2 hour beach clean that will stretch from the Downderry sea wall to Bass Rock. Great Bottle Top C
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Talk: “Wild Looe” – Discover the Book – Past Event

Looe Seal Lucille
Tuesday 28th April. 7.30pm. Lostwithiel Community Centre, Pleyber Christ Way, Lostwithiel, PL22 0HE. Local wildlife enthusiast and author, Prof. Derek Spooner, shares the inspiration behind his book “Wild Looe“. Focusing on the wonderful diversity of habitats and wildlife
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Easter Rock Pool Ramble – Past Event

Snakelocks anemone
Friday 10th April. 3.30pm – 5pm. Meet below the Coastguard Station at Hannafore, West Looe – look for the Looe Marine Conservation Group sailflags! Rock pools are amazing habitats and the plants and animals that live in rock pools are both fascinating and hardy. After surviving the wi
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February Rock Pool Ramble – 2015 PAST EVENT

Strawberry anemone
Friday 20th February. 12noon – 1.30pm. Meet below the Coastguard Station at Hannafore, West Looe – look for the Looe Marine Conservation Group sailflags! Join the first of several rockpool rambles run by the Looe Marine Conservation Group over the coming year as we investigate and exp
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Tides & Sea Bed Mapping – 2015 PAST EVENT

Seagrass beds off Looe Beach
Tuesday 20th January 6.30 pm meeting 7.30 pm Illustrated Talk Upstairs at RNLI Station East Looe After our monthly meeting, join us at 7.30 pm to hear oceanographer Dr Ken George give an illustrated talk. He will share with us the process of creating his chart of the coastal approache
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Past Event – Wild Looe Book Launch 11 July

Wild Looe - a book by Dr Derek Spooner
A launch event for this new book about Looe’s Wildlife is being held on Friday 11th July at 7.30pm at St Martin’s Church Hall Looe with a talk, book signing by the author Derek Spooner and refreshments. Wild Looe is a new pocket book about Looe’s wildlife written by 
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Past Event – Join us on our Winter Walks in Looe

Lantic Bay In Winter, South East Cornwall
Our first shoreline winter walk of 2013 was on Sunday 17th November – part of the winter walks programme with the Looe Voluntary Marine Conservation Group.  And what a very pleasant morning it turned out to be. There was virtually no wind, it was dry, and high pressure over the
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