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by Louis Druehl

Author: Louis Druehl
Subcategory: Nature & Ecology
Language: English
Publisher: Harbour; 1 edition (March 1, 2001)
Pages: 192 pages
Category: Math and Science
Rating: 4.2
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Louis Druehl has been a professor of marine botany at Simon Fraser University for thirty years.

Mark C. Anderson Monterey County Herald). Louis Druehl has been a professor of marine botany at Simon Fraser University for thirty years. He has also taught field-oriented seaweed courses at the Friday Harbor Marine Laboratories, the Bamfield Marine Station and the University of Alaska.

This book is an excellent introduction to the seaweeds of the west coast

A Field Guide to Seaweeds of the Pacific Northwest. This book is an excellent introduction to the seaweeds of the west coast. It provides abundant background, excellent descriptions, useful pictures and drawings, and pretty much everything you need to know to identify the majority of the specimens you might encounter during your beach combing and tide pooling.

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Pacific Seaweeds book. Details (if other): Cancel. Thanks for telling us about the problem. by. Louis Druehl (Goodreads Author).

This updated and expanded guide thoroughly documents every aspect of seaweed life, from species identification and seaweed biology to the essential-and often surprising-roles seaweed plays in the marine ecosystem and our everyday lives. Seaweeds are used in everything from cosmetics to sustainable biofuels, and some species, like kelp, contribute to the remediation of coastal ecosystems.

Pacific Seaweeds : A Guide to Common Seaweeds of the West Coast. By (author) Louis Druehl.

Completely revised and updated after selling more than 10,000 copies, Pacific Seaweeds is the authoritative guide to over 100 common species of seaweeds in the Pacific Northwest. This updated and expanded guide thoroughly documents every aspect of seaweed life, from species identification and seaweed biology to the essential-and often surprising-roles seaweed plays in the marine ecosystem and our everyday lives.

By: Louis D Druehl(Author), Bridgette E Clarkston(Author). 320 pages, colour photos, b/w illustrations. Publisher: Harbour Publishing. This updated and expanded guide thoroughly documents every aspect of seaweed life, from species identification and seaweed biology to the essential – and often surprising – roles seaweed plays in the marine ecosystem and our everyday lives.

Louis Druehl has been a professor of marine botany at Simon Fraser University for thirty years. Learn how to read digital books for free.

by Louis Druehl Author · Bridgette Clarkston Author. He has also taught field-oriented seaweed courses at the Friday Harbor Marine Laboratories, the Bamfield Marine Station and the University of Alaska More about Louis Druehl.

Cedar, Salmon and Weed. A novel by Canadian Louis Druehl set in the fishing hamlet of Bamfield on Vancouver Island's pristine west coast. Cedar, Salmon and Weed.

What is rich with vitamins, minerals, carbohydrates and proteins, is used to develop everything from cosmetics to pesticides and can be found on any beach in the Pacific Northwest? The answer, many will be astonished to discover, is seaweed.An important food source in Asia for centuries, seaweed is increasingly used in the West for industrial and scientific chemicals, plant fertilizers and livestock feed supplements.Scientists are also just beginning to explore the medicinal value of seaweeds; the powerful nutrients in these amazing plants have been used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure), some cancers and strokes.With line drawings and vivid colour photographs, this easy-to-use book thoroughly documents every aspect of seaweed life, from species identification and seaweed biology to the essential - and often surprising - roles seaweed plays in the marine ecosystem and our everyday lives.Clear and informative, and packed with comprehensive scientific information, interesting facts, further readings and even an assortment of tasty seaweed recipes, this unique and highly readable guidebook will appeal to marine biologists, amateur beachcombers and everyone in between.