Posts Tagged "ecosystem"


What are seaweeds?


Posted By on Apr 12, 2008

Let’s break it down, seaweeds are found in the sea and are weeds? That statement is about half right; they are found in the sea and are can occur on almost every sea shore, sometimes you can find them in deeper water where light can just about reach, but it doesn’t make them weeds. Scientists call seaweeds macroalgae (or macrophytes), “macro” means large and “algae” are simple plants. Algae can be found in the sea, on the land and in...

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