Patterns of Saccharina latissima Recruitment

  title={Patterns of Saccharina latissima Recruitment},
  author={Guri Sogn Andersen},
  booktitle={PloS one},
The lack of recovery in Norwegian populations of the kelp Saccharina latissima (Linnaeus) C. E. Lane, C. Mayes, Druehl & G. W. Saunders after a large-scale disturbance that occurred sometime between the late 1990s and early 2000s has raised considerable concerns. Kelp forests are areas of high production that serve as habitats for numerous species, and their continued absence may represent the loss of an entire ecosystem. Some S. latissima populations remain as scattered patches within the… CONTINUE READING