Harmful Algal Blooms (EPA)


All Infromation is from the EPA website
http://www2.epa.gov/nutrientpollution/harmful-algal-blooms#pane-2
Harmful algal blooms are a major environmental problem in all 50 states. Known as red tides, blue-green algae or cyanobacteria, harmful algal blooms have severe impacts on human health, aquatic ecosystems and the economy.

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Harmful algal bloom in St. Johns River, Florida
Girl protecting her nose from algae's odor
 

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Aquatic bird leaving wetlands covered in algae

Bright green algae

 

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