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Originally published Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 5:30 AM

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Explore sea life on shore at low tide

Volunteer naturalists will be at Puget Sound-area beaches the Memorial Day holiday weekend of May 25-27, 2013, for low-tide exploration.

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You can take advantage of very low tides this holiday weekend by getting a naturalist’s view of a largely unseen world. What can you find? Anemones, moon snails, clams and another slimy surprise or two.

Volunteer naturalists will be wandering the beaches, teaching folks about the life-forms that make their home between the tides and about the challenges the animals face.

The events will be held at a number of area beaches, from Carkeek Park to Lincoln Park, from Des Moines Beach Park to Seahurst — just to name a few. No reservations are required.

The naturalists will be available for about three hours starting at 10 a.m. Saturday; 10:30 a.m. on Sunday; and 11 a.m. on Monday. For more complete information, including directions, go to

Fit & Fun is a weekly notice about active recreational opportunities in the Greater Seattle area. To suggest a future item, contact Richard Seven:

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