Month: June 2021

Nature-based Solutions to Combat the Consequences of Climate Change

By Andrew Ormiston, MSc Sustainability and Environmental student at University of Strathclyde My name is Andrew Ormiston, and I’m a student at the University of Strathclyde studying the MSc Sustainability and Environmental Studies course. I’m particularly interested in the monitoring and modelling of the natural environment, and the development of nature-based solutions to combat the …

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Wetland-Generated Carbon Credits and the Voluntary Carbon Market

By Lorna Clark, MSc Sustainability and Environmental student at University of Strathclyde I am Lorna Clark and I am currently studying an MSc in Sustainability and Environmental Science at the University of Strathclyde. My specific areas of interest are in developing sustainable solutions to tackle climate change and biodiversity loss. As part of the Collaboration …

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World Ocean Day

By Núria Pérez Viura, Seawater Solutions Design & Media Coordinator Today 8th of June is the World Ocean Day! This year the aim is to continue growing the global movement to protect at least 30% of our blue planet for a healthy ocean and climate by 2030 and tackle interrelated issues between our oceans, climate …

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World Environment Day

By Núria Pérez Viura, Seawater Solutions Design & Media Coordinator Today 5th of June we celebrate the World Environment Day! REIMAGINE / RECREATE / RESTORE > >> ECOSYSTEMS At Seawater Solutions we also make our contribution towards the restoration of ecosystems around the world! We try be optimistic and we use our creativity and imagination …

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Halophytes Contain Valuable Micronutrients

By Nicholas Shell, Seawater Solutions Global Project Manager (Asia) There is no question that halophytes are great to eat. However, they also contain valuable micronutrients used in livestock feeds, fish feeds, and pharmaceuticals. Alongside Salicornia, species such as Sea purslane (Sesuvium portulacastrum), Sea blite (Suaeda maritima), and Salsola species contain high levels of: Fatty acids …

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