Whidbey Island Critters

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Lagoon Point, February 29, 2024 dive.
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Lagoon Point, February 29, 2024 dive.
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Langley Harbor, March 4, 2024 dive.
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Langley Harbor, March 4, 2024 dive.
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Skyline, March 7, 2024 dive.
Another sunny break in the chain of rainy and windy days.
Crabs, shrimp and anemones provided colors underwater 🙂
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Skyline, March 7, 2024 dive.
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Possession Point Fingers, March 11, 2024 dive.
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Re: Whidbey Island Critters

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Hi Jan,
OK, I give up and demonstrate my ignorance - What is the whitish spiny looking thing in the fourth panel (with the Dock Shrimp)?
BTW: Wonderful photos as always!
Curiously yours,
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Tidepool Geek wrote: Mon Mar 18, 2024 9:34 am Hi Jan,
OK, I give up and demonstrate my ignorance - What is the whitish spiny looking thing in the fourth panel (with the Dock Shrimp)?
BTW: Wonderful photos as always!
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Hi Alex, I wish Could tell you what it is, but I still don't know what it is.
Maybe some kind of sponge ?
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Possession Point Fingers, March 11, 2024 dive.
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Keystone Jetty, March 13, 2024 dive.
The Lingcod cleaning by Scalyhead sculpins is still going on.
And Fred the Sixth has females interested in joining him for some reproductive fun :)
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Keystone Jetty, March 13, 2024 dive.
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Driftwood Park. March 15, 2024 dive.
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Deception Pass, March 17, 2024 dive.
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Lagoon Point, March 20, 2024 dive.
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Lagoon Point, March 20, 2024 dive.
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Great photos Jan! I like how you not only have a close photo, but a farther out phot so you get the size of the creature.
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Redleg0811 wrote: Wed Mar 27, 2024 8:35 am Great photos Jan! I like how you not only have a close photo, but a farther out phot so you get the size of the creature.
Thank you. I am trying to present what I have seen on my dive, and also the environment the critter lives in.
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Holmes Harbor, March 22, 2024 dive.
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Holmes Harbor, March 22, 2024.
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The good news - plenty of healthy young Sunflower stars.
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Keystone Jetty, March 23, 2023 dive.
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Keystone Jetty, March 23, 2023 dive.
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Possession Point Fingers, March 25, 2024 dive.
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Possession Point Fingers, March 25, 2024 dive.
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Driftwood Pond #1, March 28, 2024 dive.
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