A guide to planting sea grasses in the Gulf of Mexico

Date

1993

Authors

Fonseca, Mark S.

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Publisher

Sea Grant College Program, Texas A&M University

Abstract

A guide to planting sea grasses in the Gulf of Mexico. The decline in sea grasses in the past are discussed as wll as the value of those grasses. This guide stresses importance of sea grasses to stop the decline in habitat loss. Site selection, availability and performance of different types of sea grasses and the different locations they will grow best. Specific planting techniques are described in detail. The importance of monitoring the sea grasses after planting them is discussed..

Description

25 pgs.

Keywords

Sea grass, Harvesting

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