Pembrokeshire Gannets

This is always a good time of year to enjoy watching gannets (and indeed porpoises, who often feed in the same areas). Ramsey has some impressive seabird colonies – razorbills, guillemots, fulmars and some kittiwakes – but nothing on the … Read More

New Zealanders and Gumboot Tea

This week brought some New Zealander visitors, who pronounced Shearwater to be “a proper boat” – praise indeed. They’ve done Shotover and Kawaru jets several times – “You don’t want to do Shotover anymore – it’s tame” – plus jet … Read More

Lion’s Mane Jellyfish

We’ve been starting to see more jellyfish coming in over the last two weeks, which indicates that the sea is warming up 🙂 . Tim managed to video a Lion’s Mane jellyfish underwater at close quarters off Ramsey Island, on one … Read More

Scientists find ‘shark larder’ off Pembrokeshire coast

Scientists shed more light on what attracts dolphins, sharks and whales to the Celtic Deep off the Pembrokeshire coast: see BBC news. A “hidden larder” for sharks and whales has been discovered off the west coast of Wales by a … Read More