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Seaweed is being tested in a UNH lab. (CBS)

UNH Researchers Find New Seaweed Off Coast Of Maine

A seaweed, called Colpomenia peregrina, off the coast of New England and nicknamed “sea potato” has been found by two University of New Hampshire graduate students who recently published their findings along with their professors.

04/04/2013

Seaweed piled on the docks in Vineyard Haven. (Photo courtesy: WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Karen Twomey)

Martha’s Vineyard Residents Find Use For Excess Seaweed After Sandy

As Sandy’s high tides and waves receded Tuesday, some were happy with what she left behind.

10/30/2012

Volunteers clean up Green Harbor Beach in Marshfield.

Volunteers Clean Up Smelly Seaweed In Marshfield

The town of Marshfield is now asking volunteers to help remove the rotting seaweed that washed ashore when a Nor’easter hit the coast a few weeks ago.

06/29/2012

Green Harbor Beach in Marshfield

Smelly Seaweed Prevents Marshfield Residents From Using Beaches

Residents of the Green Harbor Beach area of Marshfield are not having the most pleasant of summers. The stench in the air is driving them crazy.

06/27/2012