Effects for marine creatures that eat kelp
need to be studied, they said.
* Brown sea vegetables, such as kelp
and arame, are very high in the mineral iodine (1/4 cup of kelp
contains 278% DV.)
Collecting monthly samples of kelp
from the Welsh coast, researchers used chemical analysis to assess the seasonal variability.
The length at which the fronds are cut will ultimately alter the canopy thereby affecting the amount of light penetration to the bottom of the kelp
Products containing kelp
as the source of iodine were less likely to be close to the stated amount than were products containing potassium iodide.
"He (Dr Huber) found that fishermen exposed to the sun had sun damage to their face but their hands were smooth because the sea kelp
attached to their nets had powerful moisturisers," said Ms Sabran.
The product was touted as "a natural food product of papaya, garlic, and kelp
" to assist with weight reduction.
Individuals were observed eating smaller prey items off the surface of the kelp
which were later identified as fish eggs, most likely belonging to Pacific herring (Clupea pallasi).
Rich sources of iodine come from kelp
(seaweed), saltwater fish, sea salt, and seafood.
Among these resources the kelp
Macrocystis pyrifera (Linnaeus) C.
It is probably no coincidence that forests of the giant kelp
(Macrocystis pyrifera) are therefore confined to depths beyond the surf zone (Seymour et al 1989; Graham, 1997).
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