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Scientists: Algae not just Toledo problem, Earth’s water quality in decline

[Global, USA] Climate change and poor land use have caused explosive growth of toxic algae around the world in recent years, putting more water-treatment plant operators on high alert and increasing anxiety of consumers. Continue reading Scientists: Algae not just Toledo problem, Earth’s water quality in decline

Sentinel-2 catches eye of algal storm

[EU] The Sentinel-2A satellite has been in orbit for only a matter of weeks, but new images of an algal bloom in the Baltic Sea show that it is already exceeding expectations. Built essentially as a land monitoring mission, Sentinel-2 will also certainly find its way into marine applications. Continue reading Sentinel-2 catches eye of algal storm