Human Impacts on Catchments

South Australia's Catchment Water Management Boards

This website offers an explanation of red tide and other harmful algal blooms (HABs). It briefly explains what algal blooms are and what causes them. Designed for educatiors, the site also provides activity ideas and links to other HAB-related sites.

Subject: Biology, Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Water Column, Biology:Microbiology:Microbiology and Health, Biology:Microbiology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Computer Applications, Activities:Classroom Activity, Lab Activity
Grade Level: General Public, College Lower (13-14), Middle (6-8), High School (9-12), Intermediate (3-5)
Ocean Environments: Coastal and Estuarine, Surface Waters
Topics: Biosphere:Ecology:Habitats:Water Column, Marine, Biosphere:Microbiology and Health, Microbiology, Ecology
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Ecology