View Full Version : NOAA Implements Harmful Algal Bloom Forecast System for Texas Gulf Coast

NOAA Reporter
10-06-2006, 10:43 AM
A new harmful algal bloom forecast system developed by NOAA is now in place along the Gulf coast of Texas. The announcement of the ecological forecast program was made at today's meeting of the Gulf of Mexico Alliance, a federal-state partnership to address critical coastal issues facing the Gulf states. The system generates forecasts weekly to determine the current and future location and intensity of blooms, and the likely impacts to the environment.

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