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Synonyms for alga

primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves

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As part of the 2018 State of the State, the Governor directed the state's Water Quality Rapid Response Team, co-chaired by Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos and Department of Health Commissioner Howard Zucker in partnership with the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets, to convene four regional Harmful Algal Blooms summits.
Headquartered in Plymouth, Michigan, Algal Scientific focuses on solutions for animal and human nutrition using a unique algae production system.
ii) To provide information on whether short-term exposure of dissolved sulphur affected algal survival and growth.
floccosa algal extracts showed the antimicrobial activity against Bacillus cereus and Vibrio parahaemolyticus, so that it could be a source of valuable bioactive materials for health products.
Algal biofuel production for fuels and feed in a 100-ha facility: a comprehensive techno-economic analysis and life cycle assessment.
Algal blooms are a worldwide environmental problem-causing human and animal health risks, fish kills, and taste and odor in drinking water.
The oil content of the three algal species is in order Chlorella sp greater than Oedogonium sp.
OHIO (CyHAN)- Engineers at NASA's Glenn Research Center in Cleveland are using NASA Glenn remote-sensing technology to learn more about the Lake Erie algal bloom that contaminated water supplies in northwestern Ohio and southeastern Michigan over the weekend.
That's because no states - including Texas - require testing for such toxins, which are caused by algal blooms.
This cycle of dormancy and growth generates layering in the calcite algal crust that can be studied to determine how long sea ice covered the water and limited algal growth.
Dubai: The Ministry of Environment and Water has monitored the presence of algal bloom or overgrowth of microscopic marine plants in the country's territorial waters overlooking the Arabian Gulf, off Ras Al Khaimah's territorial coasts.
London, July 5 ( ANI ): The algal bloom in China has turned the Yellow Sea into green, the cause of which has been attributed to agricultural and industrial pollution.
ISLAMABAD -- According to nutritionists, oily or fatty fish are good sources of DHA as supplements or foods fortified with algal DHA, derived from the algae the fish consume, can provide sufficient levels of DHA.
The Metropolitan Sydney South Coast and Hunter Regional Algal Coordinating Committees issued an alert late Tuesday identifying the bloom as Noctiluca scintillans, "which appears pinkish or reddish in water with a similar characteristic to fairy floss.