The January 2012 issue of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)’sHarmful Algae News No. 45 featuredNCCOS harmful algal bloom forecasts–both under development and operational. The article, ‘Harmful Algal Bloom Operational Forecast System in theUS,’ describes each forecast, how far along it is in development, plans for the future, as well as why each system is tailored for a region.
Thenewsletter boasts more than 2,000 worldwide subscribers and provides the most current informationon HABs. Harmful Algae News No 45 is now available at http://www.e-pages.dk/ku/542. (page 18)