Cleaning up beaches covered in algae

2008-07-03 05:33:38 GMT       2008-07-03 13:33:38 (Beijing Time)       China Daily

Waves carry algae to the shore in Qingdao, east China's Shandong province July 1, 2008. A bright green covering of algae is carpeting beaches and the local government said it would take about half a month to clean up the shoreline. [Asianewsphoto]

Waves carry algae to the shore in Qingdao, east China's Shandong province July 1, 2008. A bright green covering of algae is carpeting beaches and the local government said it would take about half a month to clean up the shoreline. [Asianewsphoto]

Diggers shovel algae lying on the beaches in Qingdao, east China's Shandong province July 1, 2008. A bright green covering of algae is carpeting beaches and the local government said it would take about half a month to clean up the shoreline. [Asianewsphoto]

A couple look at mounds of algae deposited along a road beside a beach in Qingdao, east China's Shandong province July 1, 2008. A bright green covering of algae is carpeting beaches and the local government said it would take about half a month to clean up the shoreline. [Asianewsphoto]

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