California Sea Grant College Program
What Controls Harmful Algal Blooms and Toxicity in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta?
- Author(s): Mioni, Cécile
- et al.
This project shows that harmful algae like it hot. All things being equal, surface water temperature is the best predictor of whether a harmful algal bloom will form in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, though flow dynamics, nutrient pollution and microbial associations also may play a role.