Marine Life
 
You never know what you may see in our local waters.  Check out some of the marine life.
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Huge thank you to Bob Semple, Andrew MacDonald, John Tapper and other local photographers - more pictures coming soon

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Red Chiton

Red Chitons (Ischnochiton ruber) are small molluscs sometimes called sea cradles or coat of mail shells. It has eight separate plates which overlap each other & bend to protect it from predators. They are herbivorous grazers eating algae, diatoms & bryozoans. They can live in the intertidal or subtidal.