Eco-crabbing, how to catch and handle seashore crabs without harming them
(Drive through village to toll booth.), Kimmeridge, Dorset , BH20 5PF
About the event
Join us for eco-crabbing on the seashore in Kimmeridge Bay. Find out how to catch seashore crabs without harming them or the other marine life that lives with them, and learn how to look after your catch. Discover the different types of crab to be found at Kimmeridge as well as lots of fun crabby facts. This is a guided event for families. Everything you need is provided and the crab line is yours to take home with you. The event is carried out at the waters' edge and is not suitable for under 3 year olds. You can also help us to learn more about crabs by recording your finds using the Crab Watch app. Crab Watch is a citizen science initiative to learn about the changing distribution of native and non-native crabs. For more information and to download the app please visit: http://www.mba.ac.uk/crabwatch/ . If you would like to take part in this survey, we recommend that you download the app prior to your visit.