Tuesday, August 2, 2011

tide pool

tide pools are frontier micro-communities of our planet's oceans.
but they require intense and patient observation to see all that is happening.

in this specific pool, how many urchins do you see?  how many mollusks?  how many fish?

photo: tide pool near Makena, Maui, Hawaii
at low tide
(c) Bruce Behnke 2011