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Sea Grant Project Yields Kelp Harvest in Long Island Sound

Mar 5th, 2012 | By

Kelp farming and harvesting is now a reality in Long Island Sound, as a result of a Connecticut Sea Grant research project led by Dr. Charles Yarish. Yarish is a Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Connecticut in Stamford.

The first crop of farmed kelp in Long Island Sound was harvested on February 14, 2012.