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algal bloom

Explosive growth of algae in water over-enriched by nutrients from sewage, artificial fertilizers, etc. Effects can include the mass death of fish.
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Along with a $712,500 grant to advance this project, the state has provided more than $2 million to construct state-of-the-art water treatment systems in The City of Auburn and Town of Owasco to remove algal toxins from the drinking water supply and has also established the Finger Lakes Water Hub to study algal blooms and undertake pollution reduction projects.
Algal blooms flourished in Dubai a few weeks ago before dispersing quickly during which time the beaches were closed.
Key words: brevetoxins, harmful algal blooms (HABs), Karenia brevis, red tides, sensitive populations.
For years, scientists have puzzled over the episodic emergence of toxic algal blooms in Florida's coastal waters.
Evening Summit Sessions to Allow Residents to Hear from Harmful Algal Blooms Experts Part of $65 Million State of the State Initiative to Combat Harmful Algal Blooms Lessons Learned from Studying 12 Priority Lakes Will be Applied to Waterbodies Across the State Governor Andrew M.
United States based National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Noaa), a global authority on marine biology, said that red tide or "harmful algal blooms, HABs, occur when colonies of algae-simple plants that live in the sea and freshwater-grow out of control while producing toxic or harmful effects on people, fish, shellfish, marine mammals, and birds.
The organisation's representatives added that they were working on a solution to overcome Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs), which are especially troublesome.
Recreational water exposure to excessive growths of cyanobacteria, called harmful algal blooms (HABs), can result in adverse health effects in humans and animals.
It comes after years of legal battles by Fish Legal on behalf of the Seiont, Gwyrfai and Llyfni Angling Society, who had complained of declining fish populations - and the near extinction of the char - with regular algal blooms and water deoxygenation.
The harmful blue-green algal blooms, found on Monastery Dam and Sutton Mill Dam, can cause diarrhoea, vomiting, blisters, joint and muscle pain and rashes in humans and prove lethal to livestock and pets if ingested.
Gb03 against toxic dinoflagellate, as well as, the interaction between bacteria and harmful algal blooms.
The blooms on the east coast of Florida began in May as algal blooms in the nutrient enriched Lake Okeechobee, then moved down the St.