[Coral-List] Seaweed on Caribbean beaches in the news

Douglas Fenner douglasfennertassi at gmail.com
Wed Aug 5 04:07:44 EDT 2015

Caribbean clogged: seaweed invasion takes over beaches.


It says one hotel removed 10,000 tons of seaweed off their beach!  That's a
LOT of seaweed, isn't it?  Killed 42 turtles in Barbados, it says.
Quite a few links in this popular press article.

Cheers,  Doug

Douglas Fenner
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