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Algal bloom monitoring July 2, 2015: Only few cyanobacteria blooms observed from Finnish lakes and sea areas

Press release 2015-07-02 at 12:47

Cyanobacteria occurrence has been slightly increased in lakes, but cyanobacteria are still reported less than typically in early July. In Finnish sea areas some cyanobacteria have been observed south of Åland Islands. Large algal mats have however not been reported from sea areas. More in Finnish

Large map of the week's 27 algal situation


More information:


Special researcher Marko Järvinen, SYKE
tel. 0295 251 241,

Sea areas

Senior researcher Sanna Suikkanen, SYKE (till July 3)
tel. 0295 251 660,

Researcher Sirpa Lehtinen, SYKE, (from July 6)
tel. 0295 251 353,

Algae telephone (every weekday from June to August at 1 pm - 3 pm.)

  • Sea expert, tel. 0295 251 373
  • Lake expert, tel. 0295 251 374

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