Why would anyone want to eat seaweed?

Are you looking for a delicious yet healthy type of food that will bring you many health benefits? Well, seaweeds are one of the healthiest foods and will satisfy your needs. Although their health benefits may be considered a great surprise to people who are not familiar with these types of food. Still there… Continue reading Why would anyone want to eat seaweed?

Pigment profile in the photosynthetic sea slug Elysia viridis

How can sacoglossan sea slugs perform photosynthesis – a process usually associated with plants? Kleptoplasty describes a special type of endosymbiosis where a host organism retain photosynthetic organelles from their algal prey…
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Resident wants seaweed harvest in Deep Bay/Bowser banned

Last month a controversial seaweed harvest in the Deep Bay/Bowser region was given the green light by government to continue for another season.

But the news isn’t sitting well with at least one Bowser resident who is calling on the Regional District of Nanaimo… Continue reading Resident wants seaweed harvest in Deep Bay/Bowser banned

Over 650 tons of Farmed Salmon Died of Pancreatic Disease Caused by Algal Bloom

Both Grieg Seafood and Norway Royal Salmon have reduced their 2014 harvesting forecasts and said they are set to take big write-offs due to problems with diseases and algal bloom at their farms.

And they are unlikely to be the only… Continue reading Over 650 tons of Farmed Salmon Died of Pancreatic Disease Caused by Algal Bloom