Overstrand Parish Council

Unique purple sponge needs name on North Norfolk’s chalk reef

Almost ten years after a completely new species of sponge was identified on the North Norfolk chalk reef, it still doesn’t have an official name.
The Marine Conservation Society’s Agents of Change project is calling on local children to use their creativity to come up with a catchy name for a so far anonymous purple sponge found on North Norfolk’s chalk reef.

Please find full press release (PDF file) below from Hilary Cox, Norfolk Coordinator, Agents of Change

Agents of Change – Purple Sponge PR