Signs, Signs #66

16 May



Near San Francisco is this popular tidepooling spot James Fitzgerald Marine Reserve. I took shot of the signs 🙂

During low tides, you see incredible underwater sights like this.
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And also during low tides, large beds of mussels are exposed, so tread carefully.



Posted by on May 16, 2012 in SIGNS


10 responses to “Signs, Signs #66

  1. EG CameraGirl , Canada

    May 16, 2012 at 5:14 pm

    I find it interesting that tsunami signs are posted on the West Coast. Sounds very wise to me.

    I guess some people must be tempted to collect mussels and other wildlife there, hence the signs.

  2. Luna Miranda

    May 16, 2012 at 5:23 pm

    those are mussels? they’re huge! they’re not safe to eat i guess as the sign says the water is contaminated. sayang naman.:p

    i haven’t seen any tsunami warning sign around here. now i wonder why there is none.

  3. genie

    May 16, 2012 at 5:54 pm

    What an awesome contribution. I loved the strong wording on the signage. It definitely got the point across well. The shot of low tide was the really amazing picture for me. I cannot even imagine seeing so many muscles right there in front of me. Great captures of the signs, the water, and the mussles.

  4. RedPat

    May 16, 2012 at 6:15 pm

    Those signs get the point across!

  5. Gemma Wiseman

    May 16, 2012 at 9:39 pm

    I have never seen a tsunami hazard sign! Quite unexpected but a great idea! An incredible sight seeing a host of mussels like a carpet!

  6. Lesley

    May 17, 2012 at 12:44 am

    That is a lot of signage, but all of looks necessary and useful.

  7. Kim, USA

    May 17, 2012 at 1:04 am

    Those mussels are huge and incredibly beautiful when it gets low tide. A photographers haven for sure. ^_^


  8. Yogi

    May 17, 2012 at 3:25 am

    Lots and lots of signs, I can see why though, such an attraction can easily be loved to death.

  9. seniorhiker

    May 17, 2012 at 12:47 pm

    Those are interesting signs, especially the tsunami warning. Your photo of the underwater life is fabulous.

  10. Sallie (FullTime-Life)

    May 18, 2012 at 8:16 pm

    The signs are interesting, but the low tide shots are absolutely wonderful. I sure hope we have time to do some tide-pool “crawling” when we get back to Oregon this summer.


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