seaweed http://ripr.org en Scientists Keep an Eye on Seaweed Invading RI Waters http://ripr.org/post/scientists-keep-eye-seaweed-invading-ri-waters <p>A biology professor at the University of Rhode Island is conducting an inventory of the types of seaweeds that grow in Rhode Island ocean waters.&nbsp;</p><p>Seaweed may be an annoyance, but it offers vital clues into the health of an ocean.&nbsp; That’s why University of Rhode Island biology professor Christopher Lane has embarked on a study of the slimy stuff with an eye towards learning how many species of seaweed exist in Rhode Island, and which are the most invasive.</p><p></p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 18:56:24 +0000 Flo Jonic 18067 at http://ripr.org Scientists Keep an Eye on Seaweed Invading RI Waters