Rocky shore zonation
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These materials were prepared by David Patriquin to complement a NaturallyNS article in the Chronicle Herald, Jan 11, 2016. (All photographs were in the print version, a subset in the online version.)
Nova Scotia's Rocky Intertidal Zone
Kelp forest just below the intertidal zone at Crystal Crescent beach
Young Naturalists Club at Sandy Cove, Sep 27, 2015. White, Buff, Fucoid and Irish Moss zones can be seen in this photo
Young Naturalist's Collection
Barnacle zone at Point Pleasant Park. The snails are dog whelks that feed on barnacles, but they can't stay out of water long enough to reach the zone of dense barnacles... they just bark at the edges!