While snorkelling at Horseshoe Bay, Bermagui on Saturday 17 March, Alan Scrymgeour was delighted to find a green anchor worm, sheltering under a large boulder. This large green sausage-like worm lives on sandy or muddy bottoms. At night, it spreads out its proboscis which resembles soft green anchor, to catch the falling detritus on which it feeds. Females use the same method to catch juvenile males which they swallow.
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Survey descriptions and participation availability:
Without any further ado, we are pleased to present information about the individual surveys taking place on Friday and Saturday, as part of the Bermagui Bioblitz 2012 . The printable pdf also provides information about registering for the surveys, before the event.
- Description of Bioblitz- available surveys and volunteer places (pdf): Survey-Description-List
We are looking forward to seeing you there!
Join us for an information evening if you are interested in being part of the Bioblitz
Come along next Tuesday, March 13 to the Sapphire Room at Club Sapphire, Merimbula, from 5.30 – 8.30 pm.
Next week’s information evening will provide essential briefing and training in the lead-up to the Bioblitz, for both survey participants”AtlaNats” and volunteer helpers.Auswide Projects (Merimbula) is providing training for the event; if interested in becoming a volunteer, please come along to next week’s information session. For more information and to register your interest, you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.