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Scientists Ask Citizens To Help Them Restore Important Marine Plants

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Marine plant experts have devised a new method for transplanting eelgrass fronds by weaving them into circles of burlap

Marine plant experts have devised a new method for transplanting eelgrass fronds by weaving them into circles of burlap

 making them easier to plant in deep water.

making them easier to plant in deep water.

By Michael Wright on Sep 21, 2011
The Cornell Cooperative Extension is asking for help from some local residents in ongoing efforts to restore once vast beds of marine vegetation in the Peconic Estuary. On Saturday, Cornell... more

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