I’m on the beach when I see a few different Flat Periwinkles. I’m fascinated by their different colours and patterns.
Window ledge beachcombing finds
Cockles on the shell-sand beach in Pierowall.
A Dog Whelk perches on a barnacle-encrusted rock, waiting for the moon to pull the sea back over it like a foamy …
Top Shells, Dog Whelks, Limpets, Flat Periwinkles and pebbles litter the shore like scattered pick ‘n’ mix.
Flat periwinkle (Littorina obtusata) on the beach in the Bay of Swartmill.