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Algal bloom monitoring August 6, 2015: Amount of cyanobacteria in the sea areas is high, while it has decreased in the lakes

Press release 2015-08-06 at 13:02

Cyanobacterial surface blooms have been observed in the southern Archipelago Sea and the western Gulf of Finland. In lakes, cyanobacterial blooms have still been reported less than usually during this time of the summer. More in FInnish

Large map of the week's 32 algal situation



More information:


Researcher Minna Kuoppala, SYKE
tel. 0295 251 324, firstname.lastname@ymparisto.fi

Sea areas

Researcher Sirpa Lehtinen, SYKE (untill August 7)
tel. 0295 251 353, firstname.lastname@ymparisto.fi

Leading Researcher Harri Kuosa, SYKE 
tel. 0295 251 106, firstname.lastname@ymparisto.fi

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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