Researchers seek ways to decrease algal blooms from phosphorous runoff

Previously on the Neogen blog, we’ve written about how rising ocean temperatures are worsening the risk of shellfish poisoning due to the increasing presence of toxic algal blooms that thrive in warm waters.

Today we’re taking a look at another contributing factor to these algal blooms: phosphorus runoff.

First off: What is phosphorus runoff, and […]

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Nature vs. Nurture: What Shapes a Foal’s Future? – The Horse Researchers have discovered that genes are certainly responsible for many personality traits. But even full siblings don’t share all […]