Light micrograph of K. mikimotoi taken from a bloom sample. Starting in late Sept. 2013, a bloom of the phytoplankton Karenia mikimotoi began, progressed, and ultimately covered most of Kachemak ... Read More
An NCCOS scientist leads a training session on using a paralytic shellfish toxin detection method for scientists who test seafood. A NOAA method to test for paralytic shellfish toxins will ... Read More
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