Useful European seaweeds: past hopes and present cultivation

  • Joanna M. Kain
  • C. P. Dawes
Part of the Developments in Hydrobiology book series (DIHY, volume 41)


Seaweed utilization in Europe is distinctly backward compared with that in Asia. Along the considerable and varied coastlines of the North Atlantic are vast untapped resources and under-used coastal sea areas.

Key words

seaweed history of use kelp aquaculture Alaria Laminaria 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Joanna M. Kain
    • 1
  • C. P. Dawes
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Marine BiologyUniversity of LiverpoolIsle of ManUK

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