Posted by: lapazfarm | September 29, 2009

We are up to our elbows in algae

We are up to our elbows in algae and loving it!

Here are a couple more samples we collected. More tomorrow as we head to yet another beach further south (oh, the sacrifices we homeschooling mom’s must make…)


This (above) is Halimeda (one of the calcareous algae on p 32 of The Seaside Naturalist)

And this is our second species of Caulerpa ( Caulerpa sertularoides, aka ” feather algae“).

And don’t miss our sushi adventures on my main blog.

Who knew seaweed could be so much fun!!??!!



  1. Great!!

  2. That does sound fun! Looks like everyone’s having a good time with Fieldwork!

  3. The feather algea is very pretty! We are having lots of fun with the seaweed too. Thank you so much for sharing your plans with us.

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