Rockpool Wildlife Training

Sunday 4th March, 12.00 – 2.00pm. Meet on Hannafore Beach below the kiosk/public toilets. Free volunteer training session on rockpool wildlife for anyone interested in helping with our work. Suitable for any level – aimed at beginners and those wanting a refresher. If you&
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Beach Clean at Seaton

Ghost netting at Seaton Beach
Saturday 31st March, 11.00am, Seaton Beach near Looe. Join our friendly group to clean the beach and remove harmful plastics and other rubbish from the marine environment. Enjoy the company of like-minded people and warm up in the cafe afterwards. All welcome. Equipment provided.
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Past event – Looe New Year Beach Clean & Social

Hannafore Beach Clean
Hannafore Beach, West Looe, Monday 2 January 1 pm Join us for our New Year Beach Clean and Social to Announce Looe Marine Conservation Group 2017 Events Calendar. Meet at 1 pm at the Coastguard Station. We’ll work off some Christmas excess on a litter pick (weather dependent) be
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Past Event – Your Shore Annual Conference – Booking essential, Details to be Confirmed

Looe Seal Duchess Banana-ing
  Sunday 5th March, All Day, Bedruthan Steps Hotel, Mawgan Porth   Be inspired! Catch up with developments in the world of marine conservation at the essential annual conference. Open to all members and volunteers, but places are limited and booking (through Cornwall Wildlife Tru
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Seascape Photography Talk – Past Event

Sea Journal
Tuesday 18 October 8pm RNLI Station, East Looe *Preceded by LMCG monthly meeting at 6.30 pm Lisa Woollett is writer, photographer and designer of two award-winning books: Sea and Shore Cornwall and Sea Journal.   Join us for a fascinating photography talk and learn a few tips on how t
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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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Ribs, Research & Regulation-Talk by IFCA – Past Event

Tuesday 17th May 7.30 pm RNLI Crew Room East Looe Guest Speaker, Samantha Davis (IFCA) Chief Officer at Cornwall Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority, gives us a talk about the rapidly changing face of fisheries and environmental management and how this will affect Cornwall’s
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Training session: Seaweed and its uses Past Event

Sunday 8th May, 1-3pm, Hannafore, West Looe. Sue Pybus, a dedicated LMCG volunteer will be giving an introductory training session on seaweed and its many beneficial uses. Learn about its uses in nutrition, biofuel and hygiene. This talk will highlight why it’s so important to p
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Do seahorses live in Looe Bay? Past Event

Friday 22 April, 7.30pm, RNLI Lifeboat station, East Looe (Note this date has changed from 19 April) Mark Parry, from the National Marine Aquarium, will be giving an overview on the Community Seagrass Initiative – a pioneering citizen science research project spanning the coasts
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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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Your Shore Annual Conference – Past Event

Saturday 27th February, Newquay Representatives from the Looe Marine Conservation Group will be heading out to Newquay to take part in the Your Shore Annual Conference. Whilst attending, they’ll be discussing ideas with various other marine conservation groups, allowing the Looe
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