Seaweed forest restoration has been undertaken by FIRA to restore barren grounds and to enhance coastal productivity, species diversity and fisheries resources.
Site Selection Criteria:
Sites are selected that are currently barren grounds, but that historically were inhabited by kelps.
Cause Of Decline:
Urchin grazing caused decline of Saccharina kelps.
Seaweed resources of Korea
Botanica Marina, Vol. 63.https://doi.org/10.1515/bot-2020-0007