A total of 36 culture flasks was inoculated with each algal
species at an initial cell concentration of 67,490 cells/ml for DO, 43,120 cells/ml for DB, 45,3800 cells/ml for TO and 27,4070 cells/ml for TB.
Kumar and co-authors  reported physio-chemical characterstics of algal
The multi-agency effort will use ocean color satellite data to develop an early warning indicator for toxic and nuisance algal
blooms in freshwater systems and an information distribution system to aid expedient public health advisories.
They can increase biomass very quickly and few of algal
species can double their biomass in as few as 5 hours while several species are revealing two doublings each day (Huber, 2009).
By studying these signatures, researchers can improve their ability to remotely identify the biochemical properties of an algal
bloom and predict when and where they will form.
In Texas, which has battled blue-green algae problems at several of its lakes, Terry Clawson, the spokesman for the state's Commission on Environmental Quality, said surface water data has "not demonstrated levels of algal
toxins that show any cause for alarm.
The marine phenomenon, which scientists refer to as "harmful algal
bloom", happens when tiny algae or marine plants rapidly multiply that can often deplete oxygen in the water or produce natural toxins.
According to the report, the algal
bloom, which is not toxic to humans or animals, can potentially harm the marine life and change the ecology of the environment beneath it as it blocks sunlight from entering the ocean and sucks oxygen from the water suffocating marine life.
Population density and the share of the red algal
species are not distributed uniformly but vary both spatially and temporally.
The DHA Oxford Learning and Behaviour (DOLAB) trial showed that taking daily algal
DHA supplements improved reading performance for the worst readers and helped these children catch up with their peer group," said lead investigator Alex Richardson, Ph.
blooms are more common during the spring and fall when there are higher water temperatures and greater movements of the ocean currents, according to a spokesman for the NSW Office of Water.
We assessed bioequivalence of DHA oils in capsules from two different algal
strains versus bioavailability from an algal