APHOTOMARINE

An educational resource dedicated mainly to the photography
and diversity of marine life that is found in the coastal waters
and rockpools of south-west England. Images by David Fenwick.

Marine Environmental Images
Environmental impact of capital dredging and disposal
Dredging Penzance Harbour by the Margrethe Fighter
- The Isle of Scilly Link Project

Marine monitoring
Stalked jellyfish monitoring at Penzance Harbour
with Ecospan Environmental
- The Isle of Scilly Link Project

Marine Pollution - Pollution Incidents etc.
Palm Oil Pollution Incident West Cornwall October 2013
Vanish Pollution Incident Cornwall Winter 2015/16
Diesel spill in Cornish harbour 06.09.16

Marine Pollution - Natural Cause
Karenia mikimotoi - Red Tide - St. Austell Bay - 08/2009
Seaweed - Cast and Clearance (including a few tips on the collection of seaweed for garden use)

Marine Pollution - Industrial
Intertidal pollution at Newlyn Harbour - 03/2015

Marine Pollution - Plastic Debris and Cargo
Plastic Debris washed up on Strandline
Plastic toy figures
HP and Epson inkjet cartridges washing up on beaches
Bales of Senawang rubber washing up
on Cornish beaches, 27.01.16.

Feathergate - Orange Ostrich feather rachis / quills / spines washing up on the north coast of Cornwall, 18.01.17.

Marine Pollution - Fishing flotsam
Plastic Octopus trap / pot
Crab / lobster pots and creels
Fishing floats, buoys and fenders
Fishing nets and gear washed-up on beaches

Coastal Issues
Seagull nuisance - Vermin, intelligent opportunists
or avian refuse collectors

Ecological Damage
Storm damage to Eelgrass (Seagrass) bed at Long Rock
Increased intertidal turbidity

Storm Damage
Storm damage near Marazion 16.03.14

Recording and Identifying Wildlife
Using Seine Net to record numbers of fish species

For Images of Coastal Erosion see -
Geological Features, Rocks, Minerals and Fossils

 

 

Marine Environmental Images UK