What are Blue Forests?

Blue Forests are marine and coastal ecosystems that provide numerous goods and services both to the marine environment and people

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Save the date: Norwegian Blue Forests Forum

Save the date: Norwegian Blue Forests Forum

We are excited to announce the dates for this year's event organized by the Norwegian Blue Forests Network. When: Spring 2020 Where: Oslo, Norway (Venue TBC) What: An arena to stimulate knowledge-exchange and discussions for a knowledge-based and future oriented...

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New Insight into the Fate of Blue ‘Kelp’ Carbon

New Insight into the Fate of Blue ‘Kelp’ Carbon

A New research paper in Nature Scientific Reports shows that detached kelp fragments can be transported many kilometers, and have the potential to rapidly reach the continental shelf where they can be consumed by deep sea animals or get buried into sediments. The...

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icon: researchconduct research to develop further knowledge on blue forests

icon: actiondevelop and execute action oriented projects in Norway and abroad

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