Harmful algal blooms (HABs) are tied to multi-billion dollar losses and transforming aquatic systems. HABs threaten fisheries and ecosystems as sensitive organisms like mussels are threatened by the toxigenic blooms; they can also impact[…]
Eutrophication of lakes across the world has also led to harmful algal blooms everywhere, as rivers and lakes are exposed to nutrient-rich waters carrying nitrogen and phosphorus. Some of the[…]
Resulting from industrialization, urbanization and the expansion of agricultural runoff, the health of the world’s lakes and waterways is threatened by eutrophication and the environmental degradation associated with the phenomenon.[…]
A 2023 study combines data from almost 400 lakes in North America and Northern Europe to observe year-to-year variability in phosphorous.