"We lost our fun, loving and crazy girl to what we can only assume was a lake toxin such as blue green algae
," Morgan said in a Facebook post.A
"If you suspect your dog has been exposed to blue green algae
, rush it to your local vet without delay."
Blue green algae
blooms can appear as green or greenish-brown scum on the surface of water and can contain toxins that are very harmful to dogs.
Olarte and Albaro pledged to build a small farm that would harvest green algae
or Chlorella vulgaris, which would be used for purposes of medicine, food and supplements.
Caulerpin, a new red pigment from green algae
of the genus Caulerpa.
The project will provide a highly innovative and revolutionary way for green algae
cultivation towards environmental stewardship, education and scientific research, as well as livelihood and business opportunities for their school and the whole community.
This includes 39 suspected cases of blue green algae
across the region.
There has been an increase in the reports of toxic blue green algae
in several locations across the UK this summer, prompting pet owners to be require extra caution while walking their dogs in the vicinity of affected water bodies.
We have to zero in on which pigments are made by just green algae
and other plants, and which ones are blue-green algae."
Researchers at New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) in collaboration with other groups have discovered that the unique genomic traits that allow local green algae
to survive in a desert climate may have far-reaching potential for biotechnical applications.
Summary: Genomic traits in the green algae
has far reaching potential for biotechnical applications
A Wrexham council spokesman said: "Blue/ green algae
can be toxic to humans and animals if swallowed or if it comes into contact with the skin.
range in size from microscopic to large plants, and can be single celled, colonial, or filamentous.
The cyanobacteria or blue green algae
are placed in the anode chamber.
"The Environment Agency has carried out tests on the pond water and confirmed that traces of blue green algae
had been found in it.