Northwest Fisheries Science Center

Display All Information

Document Type: Journal Article
Center: NWFSC
Document ID: 9077
Title: GlobalHAB: a new program to promote international research, observations, and modeling of harmful algal blooms in aquatic systems
Author: Elisa Berdalet, R. Kudela, Ed Urban, Henrik Enevoldsen, N. S. Banas, Michele Burford, C. J. Gobler, Bengt Karlson, Po Teen Lim, Lincoln MacKenzie, Marina Montresor, Vera L. Trainer, GIres Usup, Kedong Yin
Publication Year: 2017
Journal: Oceanography
Keywords: harmful algal bloom,international,Pseudo-nitzschia,Alexandrium spp.,Dinophysis spp.
Abstract:

A description of the GlobalHAB research program

Theme: Sustainable, safe and secure seafood for healthy populations and vibrant communities
Foci: Provide scientific support to ensure safe seafood for healthy populations and characterize how human activities and climate affect risks from pathogens, chemical contaminants and biotoxins
Support collaborative community-based data collection, dissemination, and analysis for fishers, fisheries management, science, marketing, seafood safety, and education