Along the Shoreline: Uses and transformation of the tidal zone
Description:  Along the Shoreline will give you the opportunity to hear from Cooking Sections, Alon Schwabe and Daniel Fernández Pascual, on a bus journey that explores the tidal zone of Loch Harport and to look at the changing uses of this landscape - past, present and future. Along with the short walk to the Merkadaletrap fish trap, the tour will stop for a demonstration on how to shuck an oyster. Schedule: 11.30 Bus departs from Portree (exact location to be confirmed) 12.15 Arrive at Merkadale, view a historic fish trap and contemporary oyster farm with an informal discussion on the changing uses of the tidal zone and the surrounding landscape. 13.30 Oyster shucking demonstration 14.45 Bus departs from the Oyster Shed 15.30 Arrive back in Portree Along the Shorelines is part of the associated Public Programme of CLIMAVORE: On Tidal Zones by Cooking Sections, the new ATLAS Arts commissioned project that looks at forms of eating that address environmental regeneration by promoting ingredients that proactively respond to the new ecological challenges of Scottish waters. For more information on the project, the events and the artists please visit Places are limited so booking is essential. Accessibility: This event will require a short walk to view the fish trap and steps on and off the bus. Please wear sturdy shoes and appropriate clothing. For more information please contact Camilla at or call 01478 611 143. #Climavoreskye To participate at the event please book via Eventbrite link.
Saturday Sep 16th 2017 until Saturday Sep 16th 2017
10:30 - 14:30 Sat
Event Contact:  Camilla
01478 611143
Carbost Village
Carbost Village
Isle of SKye
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