COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Aquaculture and Fishermen to Benefit from New Harmful Algal Bloom Warning System
Description: A forecasting system to warn of impending harmful algal blooms has won this year's most beneficial Earth-monitoring service for European citizens. The Harmful Algal Bloom (HAB) Forecast is the first forecast system of its kind and is designed to combine information from in-situ monitoring, satellite data and biological and physical oceanic models. The service provides a weekly alert for fish farmers and regulators in the Atlantic Europe area to warn them of the likelihood of a toxic or harmful event of target species in the following week. [Source: The Fish Site]
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Source: The Fish Site
Publish Date: 10/4/2013
Reading Level: Basic
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