Southwest Alaska
Southeast Alaska
British Columbia
Washington Coast
Puget Sound, Washington
Oregon Coast
Northern California
Central California


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Further Reading

James A. Estes, Serendipity: An Ecologists Quest to Understand Nature, University of California Press, Oakland, CA,2016

David B. Williams, Homewaters: A Human and Natural History of Puget Sound, University of Washington Press, Seattle, 2021

Stephen Palumbi and Carolyn Sotka, The Death and Life of Monterey Bay: A Story of Revival, Island Press/Shearwater Books, Washington, 2011

Josie Iselin, The Curious World of Seaweed, Heyday Books, Berkeley, CA 2019

Josie Iselin, An Ocean Garden: The Secret Life of Seaweed, Oregon State University Press, Corvallis, OR, 2023

Global Kelp Alliance film: Gardening Marine Forests

Global Resources