Algae piles up thigh-deep in places – and could keep water murky for weeksA woman running on a Gold Coast beach has been rescued after becoming stuck in masses of cornflake seaweed that has piled up thigh-deep in places.A seaweed expert, Pia Winberg, said the bloom of Colpomenia – also known as sea potatoes, oyster thief or cornflake seaweed – was not unusual for this time of year. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/dec/05/cornflake-seaweed-traps-jogger-on-gold-coast-beach
Author : Australian Associated Press
Publish date : 2019-12-04 20:59:55
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