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Senior Science Advisor: regulatory toxicology - Chemical Watch


Chemical Watch
As an experienced scientist, you will work in conjunction with the Director of Science & Regulatory Affairs to deliver the organisation's regulatory toxicology programme. Comfortable thinking strategically and with an eye for detail, you will help ...

Cape Cod residents, scientists note declining water quality - Boston Herald


Boston Herald
These algae blooms, while not deemed harmful by themselves, choke the oxygen out of the water, killing various flora and fauna. Since sampling began in 1997, the two bays have not met the state's water quality standards, Howe said. "The real problem is ...

Study has implications for biodiversity/climate change polic - Scoop.co.nz


Scoop.co.nz
A study has estimated nearly a quarter of NZ's native vegetation is on sheep and beef farms as the planned work programme on developing a National Policy Statement on Biodiversity comes to an end. A report from the University of Canterbury, ...

IOC Harmful Algal Bloom Programme

Paris - France

Working to foster the effective management of, and scientific research on, harmful algal blooms in order to understand their causes, predict their occurrences, and mitigate their effects.

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IAEA & Harmful Algal Bloom
Austria

Discuses the use of a nuclear-based scientific technique, called RBA for short, that can measures levels of "red tide" chemicals shellfish might contain.

United States

Generated by NOAA to provide notification of bloom conditions to state and local coastal managers in the Gulf of Mexico.

United States

The HAB Forecasting System provided by NOAA supplies information on the location, extent, and potential for development or movement of harmful algal blooms in the Gulf of Mexico.

CDC: Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs)
United States

Discusses how HABs, the rapid growth of microscopic algae in water, can endanger public health.

Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) in Texas
United States

Information on golden alga, red tides, and other harmful algae from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.

Harmful Algal Blooms and Hypoxia: Strengthening the Science
United States

Record of the 2003 hearing before the Subcommittee on Environment, Technology, and Standards, Committee on Science, U.S. House of Representatives.

NSF 97-49: Ecology and Oceanography of Harmful Algal Blooms
United States

Information about ECOHAB, and interagency research program.

NOAA's National Ocean Service: Harmful Algal Blooms
United States

Learn about harmful algal blooms (HABs), red tides that occur when algae produce toxic or harmful effects on people, fish, shellfish, marine mammals, and birds. Also find links to NOAA's various programs to study and predict these harmful blooms.

Harmful Algal Blooms Program - Northwest Fisheries Science Center (NWFSC)
United States

Conducting research into marine biotoxins and harmful algal blooms (HABs) in the waters of the Pacific Northwest.

Bloom Laboratory
United States

Study the mechanisms of chromosome segregation. Features a range of yeast data including chromosome spots and dynamics. Includes staff profiles, publications, and related links.