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Procedures of the production of giant kelp, Macrocystis pyrifera in Chile

Credit:  Rodrigo Rivera González  (Chile) The photos show phases of the Macrocystis pyrifera production in a specialized laboratory in Chile. As the organism reaches 10-cm long, they are transferred for grow-out in the open sea, attached with a fine polirope in the base of the plantule to a longline 25-mm diameter – 100 m long. Better results have …

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