Seaforest Portugal

Abstract/ Aim
This project will develop innovative methodologies for planting out seaweed (Seaforestation) in the Portuguese sea through a combination of lab and field experiments, together with the development of citizen science actions for mapping marine forests of brown algae in Portugal (mainland and archipelagos) and education and outreach actions.

Keywords
Citizenship; Ocean Literacy; Sustainability Education

Partners
Casulo, Unipessoal Lda (Coord.), CCMAR (University Algarve), CIIMAR (University Porto), University of Évora, IMAR , University of Madeira

Coordinator
MARE, Polytechnic of Leiria: Paulo Maranhão – pmaranhao@ipleiria.pt

Funding
xxxx (IPLeiria) | xxxx // Duration 2018-2020