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Seahorses in Dagenham

PUBLISHED: 15:41 15 April 2008 | UPDATED: 09:19 11 August 2010

Seahorse

Seahorse

ONE OF nature s best-kept secrets has been revealed this week – endangered seahorses have been discovered living in the waters of Dagenham. The short-snouted seahorse, otherwise known as Hippocampus hippocampus, has been found in the Thames estuary duri

ONE OF nature's best-kept secrets has been revealed this week - endangered seahorses have been discovered living in the waters of Dagenham.

The short-snouted seahorse, otherwise known as Hippocampus hippocampus, has been found in the Thames estuary during a series of routine conservation surveys carried out by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL), over the past 18 months.

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