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Useful Marine Identification and Biodiversity Resources

Species Video Identification Guides


Video ID Guides to Irish Marine Species

Video

Seaweeds
Irish Seaweed and Kelp Species
Video

Molluscs
Sea Snails, Sea Slugs, Bivalves and Cephalopods
Video

Crustaceans
Crabs, Shrimps and Lobsters

Explore Your Shore! ID Posters


Marine ID Posters by the National Biodiversity Data Centre

Download

Bivalves of Ireland
Download

Irish Seaweeds

Useful Guides to Intertidal Species


Recommended Marine Species ID Books

Books

Ireland’s Seashore

Species Identification Web Links


Useful Websites for Marine Species ID

Web Link

Key to Irish Chitons
Web Link

Marine Bivalves
Web Link

Irish Seaweeds
Web Link

Jellyfish
Web Link

Fish watch

Marine Project & Information Links


Websites of Marine Biodiversity Projects and Publications

Web Link

IrishLagoons.com
Web Link

Catchment Newsletter

Marine Themed Resources for little Explorers!


Little Explorers

Nature’s Web
Sherkin Island Marine Station
Little Explorers

Scoil na Mara
Little Explorers

My Explorers Seashore Guide Workbook
Marine Institute / National Biodiversity Data Centre

Acmhainní Téamaí Mara do Thaiscéalaithe beaga!


We’re Famous! – Media Coverage of Explore Your Shore!


RTE Drivetime – Explore your shore series

Scientific Papers Using Irish Marine Biodiversity Citizen Science Data