Tag: Peconic Estuary

Long Island kelp feasibility study project harvests first crop

Long Island kelp feasibility study project harvests first crop

June 14, 2017 |

In New York state, the first sugar kelp grown as part of a Cornell extension service research project in the Peconic Estuary was harvested last week as part of a Suffolk County-funded feasibility study to determine if Long Island could develop a viable kelp industry. The estuary suffers from high levels of nitrogen, which is […]

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