26 Jul '11, 5pm

China’s Sea Of Green Algae Has Beachgoers Seeing Red

China’s Sea Of Green Algae Has Beachgoers Seeing Red

Development of the city and surrounding area proceeded quickly: within just a few years several large stone churches had been built, the city and port boasted clean water and electric lighting, and the Tsingtao Brewery opened for business. It all seemed too good to be true, and so it was. Shortly after World War I began, a joint Japanese-British force conquered the German concession. Given the tumultuous series of wars and revolutionary upheaval which followed, it’s a wonder any hints of Qingdao’s German heritage remain, but they do – most notably the brewery (above).

Full article: http://webecoist.com/2011/07/26/chinas-sea-of-green-algae...

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