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Title: Harmful Algal Bloom Operational Forecast System
Url: https://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/hab/
Publisher: United States. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Description: The Harmful Algal Bloom (HAB) Operational Forecast System provided by NOAA supplies information on the location, extent, and potential for development or movement of harmful algal blooms in the Gulf of Mexico. The forecasting system relies on satellite imagery, field observations, and buoy data to provide the large spatial scale and high frequency of observations required to assess bloom location and movements. Conditions are posted to this web page twice a week during the HAB season. Additional analysis is included in the HAB Bulletin that is provided to state and local resource managers in the region. The web page includes links to the HAB bulletin, available mapping systems, contributors, and other HAB resources.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Oceanography -- Oceanography. By region -- Atlantic Ocean -- Western Atlantic -- Coast of North America -- Gulf of Mexico
Science -- Botany -- Cryptogams -- Algae. Algology -- Special topics, A-Z -- Blooms
Science -- Botany -- Cryptogams -- Algae. Algology -- Special topics, A-Z -- Toxic algae
GEM Subject: Science -- Biology
Science -- Oceanography
Science -- Botany
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Format: html
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Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Source: Microbial Life
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