Taking carbon farming out to sea

The untapped potential of seaweed

An image of seaweed in the ocean.
An image of seaweed in the ocean.
Scientists are uncovering the important role that seaweed plays in the global carbon cycle. (Photo: Flickr).

Seaweed’s carbon storage potential

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Natural seaweed carbon sequestration processes can be harnessed by specially designed farms. (Image: Harvard University)

The power of shifting diets

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Seaweed farms can expand our food production into the ocean to take pressure off the land. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)

Clean energy, clean seas

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Natural kelp forests on Tasmania’s southern coastline. (Photo: Matt Doggett)

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