Green algae in Brittany (France)

YRE Competition 2020
1st Place video reportage
11-15 years old

Produced by ULIS students from Collège St Vincent in Brest (Finistère in Brittany)

Direction Finister point, where 14 students from 6th to 3rd ULIS of St Vincent college in Brest wondered about the presence, in summer, of green algae on the beaches. Why are there so many ? In order to better understand this phenomenon and find solutions to reduce this nuisance, they interviewed scientists from IFREMER, Annie CHAPELLE and from the CNRS of the Roscoff marine biology station, Gurvan MICHEL.