Get notified whenever new sightings are posted via our Twitter account @NLNatureAlerts

Other Links

Previous Sightings by Marcel Roy

Thumbnail ImageBoreal Chickadee on January 07, 2011
Thumbnail ImageCanada Goldenrod (Solidago canadensis L.) on August 14, 2011
Thumbnail ImagePartridge Berry on September 29, 2011
Thumbnail ImageOsprey on May 27, 2011
Thumbnail ImageYellow-rumped Warbler on July 07, 2011
Thumbnail ImageRed crossbill on June 07, 2010
Thumbnail ImageMerlin on September 20, 2010

Statistics

  • Viewed: 1190 times
  • Liked: 5 times

Do you like the sighting?

5 liked it
Contributors » Marcel Roy » Other

Other discovered by Marcel Roy (#709)

Powered By Subgurim(http://googlemaps.subgurim.net).Google Maps ASP.NET

Sighting Info

Observed: May 5, 2011 @ 10:00 AM
Posted on: January 5, 2012 @ 7:40 AM (diff: 245 days)
Comments:
Kelp is a type of marine brown algae. Kelps grow in underwater "forests" (kelp forests) in shallow oceans. The organisms require nutrient-rich water with temperatures between 6 and 14 °C (43 and 57 °F). They are known for their high growth rate — the genera Macrocystis and Nereocystis can grow as fast as half a metre a day, ultimately reaching 30 to 80 metres (100 to 260 ft).

Sighting's Identification

Help to Identify

Newfoundland Nature

Newfoundland Nature

Leave Your Comment

In order to leave a comment, you need to register. It is very fast and easy

Click here to login or register