30 Dec 2014

Razor shells on a (slightly) snowy beach.

A few razor clams (also called razorshells or razor fish, in Latin Ensis sp.) met their maker over Christmas if the shells scattered on the upper beach were anything to go by:

It was a beautiful day...

...but too cold for any serious naturalizing, especially for the youngest field assistant who decided that the hunt for baby crabs was off:

Not sure what that was all about, possibly a celebration of the snowy beach in interpretative dance. A happy new year to all my readers.

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