Recording Marine Life

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Nova Mieszkowska's records

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Species
P 2003-05-25 Meadowsfoot Beach
Mothecombe, Devon
100 per square metre, along strand line, individuals on rocks. 0.7 - 13mm diameter. Photos and samples taken. Velella velella
P 2002-06-11 Criccieth
Tens of individuals in detritus at edge of water at LWS Velella velella
P 2002-06-12 Hell's mouth beach
Hells Mouth or Porth Neigwl
10,000s of individuals, the beach is about 3 miles long, walked almost a mile from car park to site & there was a continuous band along the strand line of dead ones. In the water there were also 100s of possibly live ones close to the water's edge Velella velella
P 2002-06-14 Porth Dafarch
Porth Dafarch, Anglesey
Thousands on the strandline and hundreds in the water. Velella velella
P 2002-06-14 Rhosneigr
Rhosneigr, Anglesey
Thousands on strandline and hundreds in water. Velella velella
P 2002-06-15 Porth Trecastell
Porth Trecastell, Anglesey
Thousands of dead individuals washed on rocks both in the cove and on the rocks to the north and south. Velella velella