[USA] Between October and April of every year, a “red tide” emerges along the southwest Florida coast. Red tides have occurred as far Continue reading Why is Florida experiencing its most toxic algae bloom in a decade?
[USA] A blanket of toxic red seaweed, dubbed ‘Red Tide’, has washed ashore on Florida’s southwest coast and brought with it lots of dead Continue reading Deadly red tide phenomena kills wave of animals in Florida – DANGER to humans warning
[Barbados] Barbadian fishermen stand to reap real rewards from the influx of the Sargassum seaweed plaguing the beaches. Continue reading Bajan fishermen to harvest Sargassum seaweed
[Global] Osteoporosis, which literally means “porous bone,” is a disease that reduces the density and quality of bone. Osteoporosis is Continue reading Algal-bloom-produced toxins negatively affect our osteo-immune system
[UK] Blue-green algae is currently a major health risk as high summer temperatures encourage growth of the toxic plant. Continue reading Blue green algae dogs warning: What does blue green algae look like, is it dangerous?
[Canada] Grieg Seafood has revealed that 250,000 of its salmon have died at two sites in BC following harmful algal blooms (HAB) in the area. Continue reading Algae strike British Columbia salmon farms
[USA] Friday Harbor Labs (FHL) scientists are helping a team of international investigators on the trail of several new harmful algal Continue reading The search for the dinoflagellate Azadinium, to protect shellfish safety in the Pacific Northwest
[Global] Pond scum is usually just a nuisance, but it can become dangerous. Check out the chemistry behind these harmful algal Continue reading What akes blue-green algae dangerous?—Speaking of chemistry
[France] The French government is preparing a plan to deal with a new invasion of stinky seaweed that is covering the beaches of some Continue reading France vows to tackle noxious seaweed disaster in Caribbean
[India] After a year’s research, a team of Indian and American scientists has found that ‘glow-in-the-dark’ algae in the waters off Continue reading Glowing algae off Mumbai’s shores could be due to climate change