ACTIVITY: When the tide goes out there are a million minature worlds left to explore with many creatures and plants you may have never seen before.
QUOTE: I found a tiny starfish in the tidepool by the sea,
and I hope whoever finds him next will leave him there, like me!
In One Tidepool: Crabs, Snails, and Salty Tails (Sharing Nature With Children Book) by Anthony D. Fredericks and Jennifer Dirubbio - rhyming story book with field notes about American coastline e.g. owl limpets, sea stars and gobies.
Exploring Pacific Coast Tidepools (Outdoor and Nature) by Vinson Brown, nature book with photographs
What's in the Tide Pool? by Anne Hunter has simple explanations of creature and a drawing of each e.g. periwinkles, sandpiper.