Deep Bay

By Stowel Lake Farm

The week our Yurt Program kids got to go to the VIU Deep Bay Marine Field Station for a field trip. They fit a lot into the time we were there. First we got to feed the fish.
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Then we went to the touch tanks. We had to be very gentle with these animals.
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Holding a sea cucumber.
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We had to be very careful with theses prickly creatures!
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Beautiful sea star.
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Then we drew and built a habitat for a crab.

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Then it was out to the forest to look for colours…
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…and newts in the pond!
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Checking out sea creatures under the microscopes.
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Holding a moon snail.
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Squid eggs found on the beach.
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What a fabulous day! Thank you Michi & Amy.
xx

 

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