Navigation Links
Researchers issue forecast for 'moderate' New England red tide in 2013
Date:3/25/2013

als who ignored closure signs.

"Red tide is a chronic problem throughout the Gulf of Maine, affecting commercial and recreational harvesting interests," said Chris Nash, shellfish program manager for the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services. "State agencies are responsible for monitoring toxicity levels in shellfish harvest areas and implementing harvest closures when needed. As a state manager, regional-scale, seasonal outlooks help us plan and use limited monitoring resources effectively. Ultimately our goals are to protect public health and give consumers confidence in the quality of the seafood products they purchase from markets and restaurants, and these forecasts are useful in realizing those goals."

Project researchers regularly share their field observations and models with more than 150 coastal resource and fisheries managers in six states as well as federal agencies such as NOAA, the FDA and the EPA. Real-time forecasts are updated on a weekly basis and additional information will be provided on the "Current Status" page of the Northeast PSP website. The National Weather Service is also providing extended hydrological and meteorological outlooks to accompany the bloom forecasts.

"NOAA-funded research has led to the development of seasonal forecasts which aid in monitoring and planning for red tides," said Quay Dortch, program coodinator for NOAA's Ecology and Oceanography of Harmful Algal Blooms (ECOHAB) Program. "These forecasts will be an important part of the Operational HAB Forecasting System NOAA is developing to reduce the impacts of harmful algae."


'/>"/>

Contact: WHOI Media Relations
media@whoi.edu
508-289-3340
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Study by UC Santa Barbara researchers suggests that bacteria communicate by touch
2. UC Santa Barbara researchers discover genetic link between visual pathways of hydras and humans
3. Researchers attempt to solve problems of antibiotic resistance and bee deaths in one
4. UNH researchers find African farmers need better climate change data to improve farming practices
5. Ottawa researchers to lead world-first clinical trial of stem cell therapy for septic shock
6. Researchers uncover molecular pathway through which common yeast becomes fungal pathogen
7. Researchers print live cells with a standard inkjet printer
8. Columbia Engineering and Penn researchers increase speed of single-molecule measurements
9. Researchers reveal how a single gene mutation leads to uncontrolled obesity
10. Researchers discover novel therapy for Crohns disease
11. New paper by Notre Dame researchers describes method for cleaning up nuclear waste
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/29/2014)... lose their hair as a consequence of chemotherapy will ... the scalp cooling technology that prevents hair loss. , ... pioneered by global scalp cooling manufacturing company, Paxman Coolers, ... department of the University of Huddersfield. , The research ... has a background in the pharmacology of cancer treatment, ...
(Date:10/29/2014)... registration is open for the Society ... Meeting. SIR 2015 is the one place ... and related health care professionals can come ... science and technologies being presented, discussed and ... in minimally invasive, image-guided medicine, SIR 2015 ...
(Date:10/29/2014)... of chemicals from household and industrial products are in ... But for most of them, scientists have yet to ... the first step toward doing that by estimating which ... method is published in the ACS journal Environmental ... colleagues note that the risks to human health of ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):New technology on the way to aid cancer suffers who lose their hair after chemotherapy 2SIR 2015: Interventional radiology shapes tomorrow's medicine 2
... in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, ... the genomics of primitive living fishes such as sharks ... sea squirts. Vertebrates - animals such as ... anatomically and genetically complex of all organisms, but explaining ...
... 11, 2008) Researchers at the Georgia Institute of ... eventually recycle carbon from vehicles to prevent the pollutant ... the atmosphere. Georgia Tech researchers envision a zero emission ... fuels. Technologies to capture carbon dioxide emissions from ...
... Ill. --- In the science world, in the media, ... over how carbon in the atmosphere is affecting global ... Earth is an enormous challenge, but one Northwestern University ... segment -- rivers. Aaron Packman, associate professor of ...
Cached Biology News:Carbon capture strategy could lead to emission-free cars 2Carbon capture strategy could lead to emission-free cars 3Carbon capture strategy could lead to emission-free cars 4Studying rivers for clues to global carbon cycle 2Studying rivers for clues to global carbon cycle 3
(Date:10/31/2014)... 31, 2014 Having access to safe ... uphill battle in many corners of the globe. It’s ... community in northwestern Bolivia where many have been sickened ... from Fairfield University’s School of Engineering has been working ... Campesina (UAC), “the united college for the peasants.” A ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... Burlington, MA (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 ... is hosting a free learning webinar to introduce its ... managers, standards directors and biostatisticians. , Launched in September, ... the company's suite of clinical trial automation tools. For ... in a web browser. And by introducing Formations – ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Stronger ... healthcare, construction, finance and consumer electronics will help ... reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a ... its growing industry report collection. , The Biometrics ... for biometric technologies such as fingerprint, iris, retina ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... 30, 2014  Ardelyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... cardio-renal, gastrointestinal and metabolic diseases, today announced that ... on Thursday, November 6, 2014. Following the announcement, ... conference call and webcast at 4:30pm ET to ... business update. The live webcast can ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Fairfield University School of Engineering project reduces illness in rural community 2Fairfield University School of Engineering project reduces illness in rural community 3Formedix to Introduce "Revolutionary" Clinical Trial Automation Software with Learning Webinar 2Biometrics Scan Software in the US Industry Market Research Report Now Available from IBISWorld 2Biometrics Scan Software in the US Industry Market Research Report Now Available from IBISWorld 3Ardelyx to Report Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results on November 6, 2014 2
... /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Chindex International,Inc. (Nasdaq: CHDX ), ... Western healthcare products in the People,s,Republic of China, ... fourth quarter which will be reported in the ... filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission,on Monday, ...
... XTL,Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: XTLB ; TASE: XTL) today ... and Extraordinary General,Meeting (collectively, the "Meetings") scheduled for July ... at the close of business on,June 12, 2008 are ... Meetings. All,shareholders are cordially invited to attend the Meetings ...
... Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (TSX:,ONC, NASDAQ: ONCY), announced today that ... in two separate presentations at the,BIO 2008 International Convention., ... overview of the,Company on Tuesday, June 17th at 3:30 ... Wednesday, June 18th at 4:00 p.m. PT, Dr. Thompson ...
Cached Biology Technology:Chindex International, Inc. Quantifies Fourth Quarter Charges 2Chindex International, Inc. Quantifies Fourth Quarter Charges 3Notification of Record Date for the Annual General Meeting and Extraordinary General Meeting 2Oncolytics Biotech Inc. to Present at BIO 2008 International Convention 2
Kit containing MACS equipment and reagents for immunopurification of proteins....
... biomarker discovery projects require screening through ... distinguish clinically relevant data from normal ... Manager is now available to help ... and data flood inherent to biomarker ...
This free-standing laminar flow hood provides a vertical flow of HEPA-filtered air to create a clean processing area. It includes a fluorescent light and motorized sliding shield. Options include wor...
This modular laminar flow hood forces air through a 99.99% efficient HEPA filter to create a clean processing area. Configurations are available with vertical or horizontal flow; options include a wo...
Biology Products: