Tag Archives: Seaweed

Sargassum Seaweed

The large volume of sargassum seaweed which has been washing up on this country’s shores has provided some benefits for the marine ecosystem. Senior Fisheries Officer Chris Isaacs said the impact of the seaweed has not been completely negative. Speaking on NBC’s Face to Face Programme on Tuesday, Mr. Isaacs said the sargassum seaweed can… Continue Reading →

Agricultural Officers Are Moving Towards Using Seaweed As Mulch

The Fisheries Division says it is currently working along with stakeholders in the Agricultural sector to have the Sea Weed currently lining the nation’s beaches, used as organic matter. This statement was made by Chief Fisheries Officer, Jennifer Cruickshank Howard as she reiterated that there is no reason for Vincentians to be alarmed regarding the… Continue Reading →