[USA] In any healthy water body, there are dozens of micro- and macro-organisms. Algae are a natural part of an aquatic ecosystem. Continue reading Algae are a-bloomin’ but what does it mean?
Summer is the prime time for recreation at Ohio State Parks and unfortunately the growth of harmful algal blooms (HABs), toxin-producing bacteria that can cause illness, irritation and sometimes even death in pets, livestock and humans.
Harmful algal blooms are not algae at… Continue reading Officials issue algae warning
We’ve walked a mile out on the frozen skin of Missisquoi Bay. Clouds, snow and ice blend into an abstract collage of white shapes. To the west, a thin grey line, the New York shore, cuts the world in two… Continue reading Icy Research Drills Down on Summer Algae Blooms