With a Little Kelp from Our Friends

Author(s): Mathew Bate

Environment

Did you know that feeding seaweed to cows can reduce the methane in their burps and farts by more than half? Or that a forest of kelp absorbs more carbon than a tropical rainforest of the same size? We can even make edible bioplastics from seaweed! An essential ingredient for life on Earth, seaweed has sustained animals and people for many thousands of years. From ancient history and mythology to modern uses in food, health and medicine, discover how seriously cool seaweed is, and how it can even help tackle climate change. Complete with a guide to common seaweeds and foraging guidelines, this charmingly illustrated picture book will educate and inspire, and encourage respect for the natural world.

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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781760760946
  • : Thames & Hudson Australia
  • : Thames Hudson Ltd
  • : January 2021
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Mathew Bate