[Brazil, Netherlands] The first rains after a long period of drought this summer washed so much fertiliser into the surface water, Continue reading Rainfall after drought caused explosion of cyanobacteria populations
[USA] There’s a third type of algae lurking in local waters. The good news is that it’s not toxic. The bad news is that it can impact marine Continue reading Third species of algae, fueled by decomposing fish, is found blooming in Southwest Florida waters
[USA] Many Floridians don’t realize exactly how widespread the problems with blue-green algae and red tide are. Continue reading These Florida maps show where red tide, blue-green algae are the worst
[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] Florida’s problem with algal blooms has taken center stage, and efforts to mitigate it are in high demand. A partnership between Continue reading Engineering, bioplastics firms debut ‘cutting edge’ algae removal process
[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