Tag: Algae

California nixing algae that crowds out food for sea animals

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — For the first time, scientists say they have seen a species of bright green algae growing in the waters off...

Another mild algae bloom forecast for Lake Erie this summer

TOLEDO, Ohio — The toxic blob of algae that turns western Lake Erie a ghastly shade of green each summer and threatens drinking water...

Mexico’s Caribbean coast hit by heavy seaweed, more expected

MEXICO CITY — Environmentalists and tourism operators on Mexico’s Caribbean coast are complaining about mounds of foul-smelling sargassum — a seaweed-like algae — that...