Dr. Aaren Freeman, a marine scientist at Adelphi University (right), and Adelphi students Amanda Hornung and Thierno Diallo pose for a picture after a day of seeding long lines with juvenile kelp seed in January 2020. Credit: Dave Gugerty.
Search Bioextraction of “Gold Coast” Kelp in the Oyster Bay Complex in the interactive table to learn more about this project.
Dr. Aaron Freeman and his research team prepare to seed the long line with juvenile kelp seed in January 2020 in Oyster Bay. Credit: Dave Gugerty.
Dr. Freeman collects tissue samples at the Laurel Hollow site in the Oyster Bay Complex in April 2020. Credit: Aaren Freeman.
The sugar kelp harvested from the Laurel Hollow site at Oyster Bay Marina in April 2020. Credit: David Berg.
Kelp drying at the Town of Hempstead greenhouse.