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)
Ocean Environments: Shallow Sea Floor/Continental Shelf, Surface Waters, Coastal and Estuarine
Topics: Biosphere:Ecology:Habitats:Water Column, Biosphere:Microbiology, Microbiology and Health, Ecology:Habitats:Marine
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:EcologyKeywords: Red tide, dinoflagellate