Perhaps the catch of the day though came from a student named Kelly who grabbed a gray triggerfish out of the water with her bare hands!!!!!!!!! Very impressive!! Enjoy the pictures (click on them to see them enlarged).
|seining in the lagoon|
|examining part of our catch|
|Round 2 of seining|
|Tigertail Lagoon consists mostly of Shoal Grass. Notice the mangroves |
lining the edges
|Kelly seemed to be quite efficient at finding sea stars|
and other marine life!!
|seine netting along the shoreline|
|Kelly's Bare-Handed Grab....Gray Triggerfish!!!|
|Exploring a tide pool on Tigertail Beach|
|Tigertail Lagoon at an extremely low tide; notice the shorebirds|
feeding along the mudflats
|No field trip is complete without a little hike across the lagoon!!|