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Green tide threatens Seoul water safety again

[South Korea] Green tide returned to major water sources of the Seoul metropolitan area this week amid ongoing controversy over the ecological impact of a small dam in the Hangang River.

The Environment Ministry issued a green tide advisory Wednesday for Paldang Lake in Gwangju, Gyeonggi Province, as the water’s chlorophyll-A concentration reached 55.8 milligrams per cubic meter along with over 4,000 Continue reading Green tide threatens Seoul water safety again

Algae bloom expands to 35,000 square km in China's Yellow Sea

An algae bloom, or “green tide,” has quickly expanded across 35,000 square km of waters off China’s eastern coast, the country’s maritime authorities said Wednesday.

The North China Sea Marine Forecasting Continue reading Algae bloom expands to 35,000 square km in China's Yellow Sea