A Winter Wonderland: February Half-Term Rock Pool Ramble

Spiny starfish
Saturday 17th February. 12.30pm – 1.30pm. Hannafore, West Looe. Meet below the Coastguard Station at Hannafore, West Looe – look for the Looe Marine Conservation Group sailflags! Even in February there is an amazing variety of seaweeds and creatures to be found in Looe’s beautiful roc
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Cornish Rock Pools Talk and LMCG Meeting

Tuesday 13th March. 6.30pm. RNLI Lifeboat Station, East Looe, Upstairs in the crew room. Free. All welcome. LMCG Meeting starts 7.30pm. Cornish Rock Pools Through the Year – Talk Heather Buttivant is a local rock pool wildlife specialist and award-winning blogger. Her photos rev
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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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Spring Rockpool Watch: Easter Holiday Rock Pool Ramble

Monday 2nd April. 1.00pm – 2.30pm. 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 delic
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Film Night: To be confirmed

Grey seal pup rescued 6/1/14 at St Ives
Sunday 8th April. Time and Venue to be confirmed. Marine film night fundraiser. All welcome. Further details to follow.  
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Seaweed Training

Sunday 6 May 2.00pm – 4.00pm, location to be confirmed. Learn more about the incredible variety of seaweeds around our coast, their importance in the marine environment and their everyday uses. Find out how to identify common green, red and brown seaweeds. Further details to fol
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Seaweeds Talk and LMCG Meeting

Tuesday 15th May, 6.30pm, East Looe RNLI Lifeboat Station (Upstairs in the Crew Room). Seaweeds Talk Seaweeds come in a stunning array of shapes, sizes and colours. The form the basis of the marine ecosystem and have a wide range of uses in everyday life. See these amazing plants in a
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Beginner’s Guide to the Rock Pools: May Half-Term Rock Pool Ramble

  Saturday 2nd June. 2.00pm – 3.30pm. Hannafore, West Looe. Meet below the Coastguard Station at Hannafore, West Looe – look for the Looe Marine Conservation Group sailflags! If you’ve never experienced the rocky shore close up, or it’s been a while since you’ve done it, now is t
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Looe Marine Conservation Group Meeting

LMCG group photo
Tuesday 19th June, 6.30pm, East Looe RNLI Lifeboat Station (Upstairs in the Crew Room). All welcome at our regular monthly meetings. A great chance to meet the volunteers, find out more about what we do and to get involved. Come along and join us.
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Looe Marine Conservation Group July Meeting

Seal watching Looe
Tuesday 19th July, 6.30pm, East Looe RNLI Lifeboat Station (Upstairs in the Crew Room). All welcome at our regular monthly meetings. A great chance to meet the volunteers, find out more about what we do and to get involved. Come along and join us.
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National Marine Week Special: Summer Holiday Rock Pool Ramble

Sunday 12th August. 12.30pm – 2.00pm. Hannafore, West Looe. Meet below the Coastguard Station at Hannafore, West Looe – look for the Looe Marine Conservation Group sailflags! Get Wet and Wild during National Marine Week. If you can’t make it to our Radical Rockpool event on the 13/ 14
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Event Planning Meeting

rockpool
Tuesday 18th September, 6.30pm, East Looe RNLI Lifeboat Station (Upstairs in the Crew Room). At this meeting we will share ideas for our 2019 events programme. We’d love to hear your thoughts! All welcome at our meetings. A great chance to meet the volunteers, find out more abou
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Talk: Isle of Enchantment and Hurricanes – Puerto Rico

Tuesday 16th October, 6.30pm, East Looe RNLI Lifeboat Station (Upstairs in the Crew Room) Isle of Enchantment and Hurricane: Puerto Rico Local naturalist and author, Derek Spooner, will share photos and stories from his travels in Puerto Rico. Find out about the fascinating wildlife a
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Autumn Rock Pool Watch: October Half-Term Rock Pool Ramble

  Saturday 27th October. 1.30pm – 2.30pm. Hannafore, West Looe. Meet below the Coastguard Station at Hannafore, West Looe – look for the Looe Marine Conservation Group sailflags! A free event suitable for all ages. There’s no need to book. No nets, please – they can harm delicate
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Talk on Seals by Sue Sayer

Looe Seal Duchess Banana-ing
Tuesday 20th November, 6.30pm, East Looe RNLI Lifeboat Station (Upstairs in the Crew Room). Talk – Cornwall’s Seals All welcome. We are delighted to welcome Sue Sayer of Cornwall Seal Group to give this month’s talk. Sue has been researching seals around Cornwall for
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Christmas Social

December – details to be confirmed. Watch this space for details of our annual Christmas social and quiz. All welcome – a great chance to come along and meet the volunteers, find out more about our work and get involved.
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Past Event: LMCG Monthly Meeting and Fish Talk by biologist Doug Herdson

Tuesday 21st November, 6.00pm. RNLI Station, East Looe (Meet upstairs in the crew room) All welcome at our meetings! Whether you’re already a member or just interested in finding out more about marine conservation and getting involved, you will be very welcome to join our friend
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Past Event – Cornwall Good Seafood Guide: A Night of Fish ‘n Tips

CornwallGoodSeafoodGuide
  Friday 17th February, 7.00pm – 10.00pm, Millpool Centre, West Looe. Join Us For A Night of Fish ‘N Tips Tickets £5 in advance (£7 on the night if available) – Book now to avoid disappointment A repeat of last year’s highly successful and popular Night of Fish ̵
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Past Event: LMCG Meeting and Talk By Marine Wildlife Photographer, Paul Naylor

rockpool
Tuesday 17th January, Meeting starts 6.30pm. Talk starts 8.00pm, RNLI Station, Looe (upstairs in the crew room). All welcome! Whether you’re already a member or just interested in finding out more about marine conservation and getting involved, you will be very welcome to join o
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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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