Seaweed colony

Seaweed colony

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Credit: BOB GIBBONS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Seaweed colony. Extensive bed of seaweed in a sheltered sea loch. This is mainly wig-wrack (Ascophyllum nodosum var. mackaii, right), a rare species of brown seaweed with very specific environmental requirements. It is limited to sites in north west Scotland, the Scottish islands and Northern Ireland. Photographed at low- tide at Loch Duich, north west Scotland.

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