Ocean Forest 
The world faces tough environmental challenges. To achieve what is required, we need more biomass as raw materials for food and renewable energy. The capacity on land is limited and the attention is now turning towards the sea. Ocean Forest is a partnership between the environmental foundation Bellona and the seafood producer Lerøy Seafood AS. The company is looking at how large-scale biomass production can be achieved under the sea surface. The goal is to capture and use marine nutrients, for example by cultivating fast-growing seaweed and mussels. A good location is near fish farms, where the share of nutrients in the water is higher. The circle is then closed by grinding up and using harvested […]