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The Science and Spirit of Seaweed

Discovering Food, Medicine and Purpose in the Kelp Forests of the Pacific Northwest

by Amanda Swinimer
edition: Paperback
tagged: aquatic, marine biology, seafood

Sustainable Pacific Northwest-based seaweed harvester Amanda Swinimer describes the ecology, culinary uses, evidence-based health benefits and climate change-resisting potential of seaweed and shares highlights from her remarkable life beneath the waves.

Related to the most ancient living organisms on earth, seaweeds are incredible and unique life f …

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A Field Guide to Seaweeds of the Pacific Northwest

by Bridgette Clarkston
edition: Paperback
tagged: aquatic

Rich in nutrients, used in products from cosmetics to explosives to fertilizers, and vital to our coastal marine ecosystems, seaweeds can be found on any rocky shore or beach in the Pacific Northwest. The waterproof, pocket-sized Field Guide to Seaweeds of the Pacifc Northwest is packed with full-colour photos and information on a select variety of …

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Wetland Plants of Oregon and Washington

by B. Jennifer Guard
edition: Paperback
tagged: aquatic, regional, reference

This concise and easy-to-use field guide provides a wealth of information about the plants of the rich wetland ecosystems of the Pacific Northwest. Grouped by habitat, this guide describes wooded wetland, wetland prairie, marshy shore, shrub swamp, and the submerged and floating communities. Wetland Plants of Oregon and Washington includes: * Descr …

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Guide to the Western Seashore

Introductory Marinelife Guide to the Pacific Coast

by Rick Harbo
edition: Paperback
tagged: marine life, oceans & seas, aquatic

This introductory field guide is designed for the beach explorer, the boater, the skin diver, and the scuba diver. Rick has limited its contents to the most common species, which can be seen from, or along, the seashore, or in the shallows. Rick has limited its contents to the most common species, which can be seen from, or along, the seashore, or …