The old saying goes: "You can't see the wood for the trees"... the details are blocking your mind to the bigger picture.
I feel many people can't see the "trees for the wood", they can't see the needs of the environment because the economy is obscuring it.
Kelp is a a world wide life form know which is essential giant algae. I know that doesn't sound beautiful or attractive, but it its!
As well as being mesmerising to watch as it gets twisted and stretched by the tides, it's a source of nutrition and used across many cultures to make useful times to carry and store food.
Tasmanian based, New Zealand born