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Algae room, Cawthron Aquaculture Centre

Algae room, Cawthron Aquaculture Centre

Algae technician Cara McGregor is seen at work in the algae room at the Cawthron Aquaculture Centre, Glenhaven, Nelson. The algae team at the centre carried out research into algae production, including growing algae for commercial shellfish operations. The team also carried out research into harmful algal blooms.

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Peter Clayworth, 'Life sciences - Biological research institutions, 20th century', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/44099/algae-room-cawthron-aquaculture-centre (accessed 29 September 2021)

Story by Peter Clayworth, published 22 Oct 2014