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Here we celebrate not only the fauna and flora of the summer seashore and intertidal zone, but also its varied landscapes, light and recreational opportunities.
RSPB Nature reserve at Titchwell Marsh Norfolk, May - Ernie Janes,Ernie  Janes
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Ernie Janes,Ernie Janes / RSPB Nature reserve at Titchwell Marsh Norfolk, May
Beach and sea at Traigh Lar, North Uist, Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June. - Ernie  Janes
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Ernie Janes / Beach and sea at Traigh Lar, North Uist, Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June.
Bay and beach of La Grande Greve, Sark, Channel Isles, UK, Summer 2009 - Sue Daly
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Sue Daly / Bay and beach of La Grande Greve, Sark, Channel Isles, UK, Summer 2009
Par Beach, St. Martin's, Isles of Scilly, UK, September. - Merryn Thomas
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Merryn Thomas / Par Beach, St. Martin's, Isles of Scilly, UK, September.
Traigh Uuige sand dunes, Androil Beach, Lewis, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June 2009 - Wild Wonders of Europe / Muñoz
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Muñoz / Traigh Uuige sand dunes, Androil Beach, Lewis, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June 2009
Barrafundle Bay at dawn Pembrokeshire NP, Dyfed, Wales.  summer, horizontal - Tim Edwards
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Tim Edwards / Barrafundle Bay at dawn Pembrokeshire NP, Dyfed, Wales. summer, horizontal
Tranarossan Bay, near Melmore Head, Rosguill Peninsula, County Donegal, Republic of Ireland, August 2011 - Robert Thompson
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Robert Thompson / Tranarossan Bay, near Melmore Head, Rosguill Peninsula, County Donegal, Republic of Ireland, August 2011
Sunset over Constantine Bay in North Cornwall, England. June 2013. - Adam  Burton
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Adam Burton / Sunset over Constantine Bay in North Cornwall, England. June 2013.
Sunset over the Brisons and Porth Nanven, a rocky cove near Land's End, Cornwall, England. April 2012. - Adam  Burton
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Adam Burton / Sunset over the Brisons and Porth Nanven, a rocky cove near Land's End, Cornwall, England. April 2012.
Photographer atop a seaside cliff. Arniston/Waenhuiskrans, Western Cape, South Africa. August 2013. Non-ex. - Hougaard Malan
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Hougaard Malan / Photographer atop a seaside cliff. Arniston/Waenhuiskrans, Western Cape, South Africa. August 2013. Non-ex.
Rockpools on the foreshore on the west coast of Sandoy, Faroe Islands, Europe. June 2012. - Adam  Burton
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Adam Burton / Rockpools on the foreshore on the west coast of Sandoy, Faroe Islands, Europe. June 2012.
Beach at low tide with shells and pebbles, Porth Dinllaen, Gwynedd, Wales, UK - Geoff Scott-Simpson
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Geoff Scott-Simpson / Beach at low tide with shells and pebbles, Porth Dinllaen, Gwynedd, Wales, UK
Mollusc shells washed up on a beach in the Cairns of Coll, Island of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK, North Atlantic Ocean, June 2011 - Alex Mustard / 2020VISION
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Alex Mustard / 2020VISION / Mollusc shells washed up on a beach in the Cairns of Coll, Island of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK, North Atlantic Ocean, June 2011
Shells on beach, Camargue, France - Jean E. Roche
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Jean E. Roche / Shells on beach, Camargue, France
Cast and feeding depression of a Lugworm (Arenicola maritima) on sandy shore at low tide, St.Bees, Cumbria, UK, July. - Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Cast and feeding depression of a Lugworm (Arenicola maritima) on sandy shore at low tide, St.Bees, Cumbria, UK, July.
Green sea urchin (Psammechinus miliaris) shell on beach, Belgium - Philippe Clement
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Philippe Clement / Green sea urchin (Psammechinus miliaris) shell on beach, Belgium
Dead shells of Pea Urchins (Echinocyamus pusillus) on beach. The North Sea coast, Belgium, February 2011. - Philippe Clement
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Philippe Clement / Dead shells of Pea Urchins (Echinocyamus pusillus) on beach. The North Sea coast, Belgium, February 2011.
Common Limpets (Patella vulgata) on rock in intertidal zone as the tide comes in. Elgol, Isle of Skye, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK, March 2012. - Alex Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Common Limpets (Patella vulgata) on rock in intertidal zone as the tide comes in. Elgol, Isle of Skye, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK, March 2012.
Assorted seashells, Isle of Mull, Scotland, UK - Andrew Parkinson
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Andrew Parkinson / Assorted seashells, Isle of Mull, Scotland, UK
Common wentletrap (Epitonium clathrus) shell on beach, Belgium - Philippe Clement
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Philippe Clement / Common wentletrap (Epitonium clathrus) shell on beach, Belgium
Flat periwinkle (Littorina obtusata / Littorina littoralis) on Toothed wrack (Fucus serratus) submerged at mid tide, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August. - Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Flat periwinkle (Littorina obtusata / Littorina littoralis) on Toothed wrack (Fucus serratus) submerged at mid tide, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August.
Dense, extensive bed of Tangleweed kelp (Laminaria digitata) exposed on a low spring tide, with sailing yachts on the horizon in the background, Cornwall, UK, August. - Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Dense, extensive bed of Tangleweed kelp (Laminaria digitata) exposed on a low spring tide, with sailing yachts on the horizon in the background, Cornwall, UK, August.
Split level view into rockpool showing Edible periwinkles (Littorina littorea) grazing on kelp, Berwickshire Coast, Scotland - Laurie Campbell
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Laurie Campbell / Split level view into rockpool showing Edible periwinkles (Littorina littorea) grazing on kelp, Berwickshire Coast, Scotland
Edible crab (Cancer pagurus) well camouflaged among holdfasts of Cuvie / Forest kelp (Laminaria hyperborea), exposed on a low spring tide, North Berwick, East Lothian, UK, July. - Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Edible crab (Cancer pagurus) well camouflaged among holdfasts of Cuvie / Forest kelp (Laminaria hyperborea), exposed on a low spring tide, North Berwick, East Lothian, UK, July.
Shoal of Atlantic herring fry (Clupea harengus) swimming in a rockpool past kelp fronds, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August. - Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Shoal of Atlantic herring fry (Clupea harengus) swimming in a rockpool past kelp fronds, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August.
Yolk and developing embryo visible in Mermaid's purse egg case of Lesser spotted catshark / Dogfish (Scyliorhinus canicula) entangled with Coralweed (Corallina officinalis) in a rockpool. Rhossili, Th... - Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Yolk and developing embryo visible in Mermaid's purse egg case of Lesser spotted catshark / Dogfish (Scyliorhinus canicula) entangled with Coralweed (Corallina officinalis) in a rockpool. Rhossili, Th...
Split level view of a tidepool, marine life includes Ochre sea stars (Pisaster ochraceus), Purple sea urchins (Stronglyocentrotus purpuratus) and various algaes. Oregon Coast, USA, Pacific Ocean. - Brandon Cole
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Brandon Cole / Split level view of a tidepool, marine life includes Ochre sea stars (Pisaster ochraceus), Purple sea urchins (Stronglyocentrotus purpuratus) and various algaes. Oregon Coast, USA, Pacific Ocean.
Bottlenosed dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) one jumping the other surfacing, Moray Firth, Nr Inverness, Scotland, May 2008, Sequence 2/4 - Wild Wonders of Europe / Campbell
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Campbell / Bottlenosed dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) one jumping the other surfacing, Moray Firth, Nr Inverness, Scotland, May 2008, Sequence 2/4
Common dolphin (Delphinus delphis) bow-riding, near South Uist, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June - Chris Gomersall / 2020VISION
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Chris Gomersall / 2020VISION / Common dolphin (Delphinus delphis) bow-riding, near South Uist, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June
Bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) two breaching in evening light, Moray Firth, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK, August, sequence 2/2. Photographer quote: 'A day of overcast cloud cleared in the la... - John MacPherson / 2020VISION
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John MacPherson / 2020VISION / Bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) two breaching in evening light, Moray Firth, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK, August, sequence 2/2. Photographer quote: 'A day of overcast cloud cleared in the la...
Harbour porpoises {Phocoena phocoena} off Isle of Man, Irish Sea - Florian Graner
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Florian Graner / Harbour porpoises {Phocoena phocoena} off Isle of Man, Irish Sea
Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) porpoising near the beach, Sado Estuary, Portugal - Pedro  Narra
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Pedro Narra / Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) porpoising near the beach, Sado Estuary, Portugal
Harbour porpoise (Phocoena Phocoena) swimming, Fjord and Baelt centre, Norway. Captive, May 2009 - Solvin Zankl
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Solvin Zankl / Harbour porpoise (Phocoena Phocoena) swimming, Fjord and Baelt centre, Norway. Captive, May 2009
Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) feeding on plankton in the surface waters around the island of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June. 2020VISION Book Plate. Did you know? The largest Basking sha... - Alex Mustard / 2020VISION
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Alex Mustard / 2020VISION / Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) feeding on plankton in the surface waters around the island of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June. 2020VISION Book Plate. Did you know? The largest Basking sha...
Dorsal fin of a Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) at the surface, Cairns of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland. UK, June. - Alex Mustard / 2020VISION
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Alex Mustard / 2020VISION / Dorsal fin of a Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) at the surface, Cairns of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland. UK, June.
Common Seals (Phoca vitulina) hauled out on sand bank at Blakeney Point, Norfolk, England, UK, August. - Ernie  Janes
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Ernie Janes / Common Seals (Phoca vitulina) hauled out on sand bank at Blakeney Point, Norfolk, England, UK, August.
Male Ringed plover (Charadrius hiaticula) on beach, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June. Did you know? When Plovers sense danger a parent bird will pretend to have a broken wing to distract predators. - Fergus Gill / 2020VISION
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Fergus Gill / 2020VISION / Male Ringed plover (Charadrius hiaticula) on beach, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June. Did you know? When Plovers sense danger a parent bird will pretend to have a broken wing to distract predators.
Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus) on beach, Heligoland, Germany - Edwin Giesbers
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Edwin Giesbers / Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus) on beach, Heligoland, Germany
Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus) flock in flight, Liverpool Bay, Lancashire, UK, September - Alan Williams
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Alan Williams / Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus) flock in flight, Liverpool Bay, Lancashire, UK, September
Adult Snowy Plover (Charadrius nivosus) incubating on nest. Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge. Baldwin County, Alabama, USA. June 2010. NB. This section of coastline was affected by the BP Deepwater... - Gerrit Vyn
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Gerrit Vyn / Adult Snowy Plover (Charadrius nivosus) incubating on nest. Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge. Baldwin County, Alabama, USA. June 2010. NB. This section of coastline was affected by the BP Deepwater...
Young American oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus) snatching food from adult on the shoreline. Long Island, New York, USA, July 2010. Winner, Young Wildlife Photographer, 2011 Wildlife Photographer o... - Mateusz Piesiak
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Mateusz Piesiak / Young American oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus) snatching food from adult on the shoreline. Long Island, New York, USA, July 2010. Winner, Young Wildlife Photographer, 2011 Wildlife Photographer o...
Male Ringed plover (Charadrius hiaticula) on beach, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June. - Fergus Gill / 2020VISION
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Fergus Gill / 2020VISION / Male Ringed plover (Charadrius hiaticula) on beach, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June.
Flock of Arctic terns (Sterna paradisaea) in flight over beach, Northumberland, UK, May - Chris Gomersall
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Chris Gomersall / Flock of Arctic terns (Sterna paradisaea) in flight over beach, Northumberland, UK, May
Arctic Tern (Sterna paraidsea) in flight at at breeding colony in front of Sullom Boe Oil terminal, Shetland, Scotland, UK. - David Tipling
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David Tipling / Arctic Tern (Sterna paraidsea) in flight at at breeding colony in front of Sullom Boe Oil terminal, Shetland, Scotland, UK.
Arctic tern (Sterna paradisaea) in flight, vocalising, aggresive behaviour, Farne Islands, Northumberland, UK, July - Michel Poinsignon
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Michel Poinsignon / Arctic tern (Sterna paradisaea) in flight, vocalising, aggresive behaviour, Farne Islands, Northumberland, UK, July
Least tern (Sternula antillarum) parent about to feed chick fish, Louisiana, USA. June 2010. - Krista Schlyer
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Krista Schlyer / Least tern (Sternula antillarum) parent about to feed chick fish, Louisiana, USA. June 2010.
Yellow legged gull (Larus livens) preening, Santispac beach, Bahia Concepcion, Sea of Cortez (Gulf of California), Mexico, May - Claudio Contreras
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Claudio Contreras / Yellow legged gull (Larus livens) preening, Santispac beach, Bahia Concepcion, Sea of Cortez (Gulf of California), Mexico, May
Thrift (Armeria maritima) growing on shingle beach at Bexington, Dorset, UK June - Colin Varndell
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Colin Varndell / Thrift (Armeria maritima) growing on shingle beach at Bexington, Dorset, UK June
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