Blogs and News - St George's School For Girls, Edinburgh

26 Jun 2017
Remove Trip to the Seabird Centre

On Wednesday, we set out for the Remove trip to the Seabird Centre at North Berwick.

We have made this a regular event where the girls can learn about marine invertebrates and adaptation to this demanding environment. Among other things, the girls found brittle stars, beadlet anemones, sea slugs and even a blenny! 

Their favourites, as always, were the hermit crabs who put on a great show, munching through a small dead shore crab. They also enjoyed the afternoon activities, one of which was to design a habitat for various creatures in the sand. All in all it was a very rich learning experience, made even better by the sun shining all day in a very wet week!

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