Red Tide

Environmental Literacy Council

The Latz Laboratory article provides a brief summary of red tide, a problem associated with toxins produced by red phytoplankton. It also features several links to other red tide sites.

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Subject: Biology:Ecology:Principles, Habitats:Water Column, Marine, Biology:Microbiology, Microbiology:Microbiology and Health
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection, Overview/Reference Work
Grade Level: General Public, College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12), Middle (6-8)
Ocean Environments: Coastal and Estuarine
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:EcologyKeywords: HAB, harmful algal bloom