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Vertical seaweed gardens are the new way to feed ourselves from the overfished oceans

[USA] When Bren Smith first started cultivating seaweed in the Long Island Sound, his friends “laughed him off the water.” “They said I was growing arugula at sea,” he says. Continue reading Vertical seaweed gardens are the new way to feed ourselves from the overfished oceans

Treasures of the Sulu Sea threatened

[Philippines] Morning has broken in Cagayancillo, at the heart of the Sulu Sea. On the coast of this remote island, the gentle hum of a boat engine grows into a roaring chorus to signal the start of a new day. Hundreds of fishers head out to harvest generous bundles of seaweed. Others steer their boats to deeper waters, where fish abound. Continue reading Treasures of the Sulu Sea threatened