October CAG Presentation about Blue-Green Algae

David Farrer, Toxicologist, Oregon Health Authority and Aaron Borisenko, Water Quality Monitoring Manager, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Laboratory Environmental Assessment Division described what Blue-Green Algae is, when it can become a concern, how it naturally occurs and what is known about conditions that create a bloom of algae.

Attached below are their slide show presentations. Additional information is available at the Oregon Health Authority's blue-green algae website.

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2014 Portland Harbor CAG HABS presentation.pdf1.15 MB
Willamette HABs.pdf549.74 KB