Fish declines linked to effects of excess nutrients on coastal estuaries

A comprehensive study of a major California estuary has documented the links between nutrient runoff from coastal land use, the health of the estuary as a nursery for young fish, and the abundance of fish in an offshore commercial fishery. The study, published the week Continue reading Fish declines linked to effects of excess nutrients on coastal estuaries

Smell of Seaweed? The Essence of Venice in a Perfume Bottle

If you love the smell of a good perfume and you love Venice then we have a great gift for you. Now you can “wear” Venice wherever you go. In the book ” Incurable Foundations” (Fondamenta Degli Incurabili), the author Iosif Brodskij writes about the magical atmosphere of Venice during the icy lagoon winters when there is the distinctive smell of seaweed. So these become inspiration for a limited edition perfume called “The Essence of Venice” – it combines an essence of seaweed. Continue reading Smell of Seaweed? The Essence of Venice in a Perfume Bottle