Kelp Blue’s Giant Kelp Forests

 Seagriculture EU 2024

Operating in Namibia, New Zealand, and Alaska, Kelp Blue harvests cultivated kelp to produce ingredients for agriculture, pharmaceuticals, and textiles. Beyond products, the Kelp Blue team has a higher ambition: a commitment to leave the world a better place. The company subscribes to the idea that, to restore our planet to equilibrium, or even to abundance, we need to come together to find cost-effective, long term and environmentally sustainable solutions.

“At Kelp Blue, we believe we’ve found one such solution: growing and managing large-scale giant kelp forests. These underwater forests safely lock away CO₂ in the ocean. More importantly, these giant kelp forests also help sustain healthy marine ecosystems, providing food and shelter for countless species.”

Congratulations to Kelp Blue for winning the Climate Action category of the Zayed Sustainability Prize. By cultivating oceanic kelp in Namibia, their nature-based solution sequesters 100,000 tons of CO₂ annually and enhances ocean biodiversity, boosting the country’s “blue economy.”

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