Revealing Scotland’s Cold-Water Coral Reef

Did you know that Scotland has its own coral reefs? Scientists from the University of Edinburgh will help you learn more about these amazing reefs with a selection of interactive, sensory activities.

Revealing Scotland’s Cold-Water Coral Reef

About Revealing Scotland’s Cold-Water Coral Reef

Did you know that Scotland has its own coral reefs? Scientists from the University of Edinburgh will help you learn more about these amazing reefs with a selection of interactive, sensory activities. Touch real specimens and find out just what these reefs can do for us and why we should care about them. Bring along a clean glass jar to make a crafty coral creation to take away!

Age 8+

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