Sargassum Resources

Sargassum and the Effects of Climate Change

View presentation by Kelly de Schaun, Executive Director, Galveston Island Park Board of Trustees and CVB, who is responsible for the maintenance of 32 miles of beaches and seven major beach parks:

Sargassum Resource Guide

The Guide is intended to serve as an initial resource for the Caribbean, in particular to inform the tourism industry, local governments, environmental groups and residents about Sargassum seaweed, its impact and uses, and best practice mitigation and management measures which are being undertaken. Provided this is a new and natural occurrence, there are ongoing studies on the tracking, use, effects and mitigation of Sargassum seaweed. The following pages seek to provide additional information to further educate the tourism sector and other stakeholders.

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