Fort Stark Dive Trip

On Saturday, August 27th Eileen and I went diving at Fort Stark in Newcastle, New Hampshire. It was our first time at the site so we only got to explore a small portion of the area. Sea life is abundant there so there is a lot to study, video and photograph. I will definitely bring the camera next time!

Below is the species sighting list from the dive.

  • Coral Weed
  • Crustose Algae
  • Eel Grass
  • Green Hair Weed
  • Hooked Weed
  • Irish Moss
  • Knotted Wrack
  • Sea Lettuce
  • Southern Kelp
  • Spiral Rockweed
  • Tubed Weeds


  • Common Periwinkle
  • Flat Slipper Shell
  • Ten-Ridged Whelk
  • Blue Mussel


  • Acadian Hermit Crab
  • Green Crab
  • Rock Crab

Porifera (Sponges)

  • Red Beard Sponge

Chordata (Fish)

  • Cunner (We think)
  • Grubby

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