|World seaweed resources [DVD]|
Critchley, A.T.; Ohno, M.; Largo, D.B. (2006). World seaweed resources [DVD]. ETI Biodiversity Center: Amsterdam. ISBN 90-75000-80-4. 1 DVD pp.
Seaweed culture; Seaweeds; Taxonomy; Marine
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- Critchley, A.T.
- Ohno, M.
- Largo, D.B.
Seaweed represents a major component of marine ecosystems. It is used as food, fertiliser and as a resource for chemical constituents. This interactive multimedia DVDROM was compiled over a three year period and incorporates the expertise of almost 150 authorities from all over the world. The extensive information is organised in a number of categories covering cultivation, farming, utilisation, worldwide resources, socio-economics, recent developments in ecology, and applied phycology. The subjects are covered in detail and include vivid examples, ranging from food and cosmetics to medicine, with examples from major production centers worldwide and includes practical aspects of modern farming. The information is enriched by numerous high quality pictures and exclusive video footage. Extensive web reference links are provided to help locate additional information.