GALVESTON – Kirsten Stokes slogged through a mass of stinking seaweed piled up against the Galveston seawall in an effort to answer two questions: How much seaweed arrived in Galveston in the worst season in memory, and how much longer will it take the seaweed to dissolve?… Continue reading Researchers gauge seaweed fouling beaches
Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney is on another collision course with residents of Bantry after he approved a fish farming licence for a company seeking to cultivate native seaweed in the West Cork bay… Continue reading Coveney green lights contentious algae farm
KOCHI: Different types of seaweed present along the Indian shores are slowly acquiring the status of a cash crop, as products made from them are finding more takers.
Currently, these algae are used mainly… Continue reading Seaweed turns cash crop as new products hit market
SEASIDE >> Bright green stuff washing ashore on Seaside area beaches likely is a common marine algae known as sea lettuce, experts said Wednesday.
The stuff, which is not uncommon in… Continue reading Green stuff on Seaside beach probably common marine algae
It’s strange to think of seaweed farmed off the coast of Cork becoming an ingredient in one of the great geopolitical stories of the age.
To South Koreans, Choco-Pies are… Continue reading From Cork to Pyongyang – Irish seaweed is fuelling North Korea’s desire for sweet life
As the summer heat ramps up, more people are hitting the beach. But some are getting an unexpected surprise when they jump into the water.
A family surfing at Kailua Beach told… Continue reading Stinging seaweed at Kailua Beach burns family for hours
A lot of seaweed is washing up on the beach right now. Often called Gulfweed, the clumps are all one or more species of Sargassum, which is a brown algae. The brown algaes are more often associated with colder, more northern coastlines… Continue reading Sargassum (brown algae) washing up on shore
Pond and lake weed control products and services provider, Lake Restoration of Rogers, MN today announced that algae season is in full bloom. With summer temperatures rising, the algae blooms are growing fast and some of them can even be deadly… Continue reading Toxic Algae is Blooming this Summer