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Seaweed (check which species as it looks rather strange)

Observed: 29th August 2006 By: miked
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Seaweed (check which species as it looks rather strange)
Green and brown seaweed
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Nature girl's picture

Strange colour

Was it found quite high up the beach or something? I'm interested to know why it is that colour.

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fairly high up beach but also

fairly high up beach but also near a stream inlet

Nature girl's picture

That's interesting, but I

That's interesting, but I can't think why freshwater would cause it to yellow. Perhaps it's not got anything to do with that, maybe the seaweed is just nutrient-limited. Any ideas?

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