Grateloupia Fact Sheet

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Grateloupia Fact Sheet
Grateloupia turuturu is an invasive red algae native to Japan that has recently been documented in the Damariscotta River Estuary in Maine. This species disrupts native ecology and composition throughout New England and can easily spread by producing thousands of spores that grow into new blades. Learn more about what you can do to help prevent and control the spread of Grateloupia in Maine.

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