The Discovery Pools are located both in the Strangford Lough Hall and the Marine Discovery Lab.
Throughout the day there are organised demonstrations at each Discovery Pool delivered by knowledgeable guides. This affords the visitor an opportunity to learn more about a variety of living animals at close hand.
This entertaining and educational experience helps to break down inhibitions and develop an appreciation of nature for visitors of all ages.
Typically, you will find the following species in the discovery pools:
- Common Starfish
- Common Edible Sea Urchin
- Scallop / clam
- Thornback ray
- Small shark species