Exploring rock pools can be a fascinating beach activity, especially for children.
Check out the Seashore Explorer booklets published by the Countryside Council for Wales which give you points for spotting creatures, great fun!But please remember that rock pools contain living creatures, and their habitat is vitally important for their survival. So if you are going rock pooling, please follow these guidelines
Return all rock pool creatures to where you found
Replace rocks and stones carefully if you turn them over
Don't leave creatures in jars or buckets of water for any length of time
Don't drop litter in rock pools