Northwest Fisheries Science Center Harmful Algal Blooms Program

Northwest Fisheries Science Center of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

This NFSC website contains general information about harmful algal blooms (HABs), research being done regarding HABs, outreach resources to teach the public about the potentially harmful algae, and links to related websites.

Subject: Biology:Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Biology:Microbiology, Ecology:Habitats:Water Column, Biology:Microbiology:Microbiology and Health
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Lower (13-14), College Upper (15-16), Middle (6-8), High School (9-12)
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Ecology
Ocean Environments: Surface Waters, Coastal and Estuarine, Shallow Sea Floor/Continental Shelf
Topics: Biosphere:Ecology:Habitats:Water Column, Biosphere:Microbiology and Health, Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Biosphere:MicrobiologyKeywords: Red tide, dinoflagellate