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Algal bloom monitoring July 23, 2015: Amount of cyanobacteria has not increased

Press release 2015-07-23 at 14:12

In the lakes, cyanobacteria are still reported less than usually in late July. In the Finnish sea areas only some cyanobacteria have been observed. In the open sea areas of the northern Baltic Proper, quite high amounts of cyanobacteria were observed as mixed in the water, but surface accumulations were not observed. More in Finnish

Large map of the week's 30 algal situation



More information:


Limnologist Sari Mitikka, SYKE 
tel. 0295 251 430, firstname.lastname@ymparisto.fi

Sea areas

Researcher Sirpa Lehtinen, SYKE
tel. 0295 251 353, 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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