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OverviewMany methods have been used for harvesting seaweed and other water plants. There are different gears such scythe-like tools for the harvesting of the sessile underwater algae by divers, and rakes to scrape the floating seaweed stranded along the beach.Target SpeciesSeaweed and other water plants; especially large sessile algae like Laminaria sp.Water Area OverviewCoastal sea and inland waters all around the world.Gear EnvironmentCoastal areas. Their use is usually restricted to shallow waters.
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