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February 2018 Marine

CDPH warns consumers not to eat sport-harvested bivalve shellfish from Monterey County. CDPH, February 1

January 2018 Marine

Health advisories for lobster lifted. KSBY.com, January 26

December 2017 Marine

Dungeness crab health advisory lifted in Humboldt County. Times Standard, December 22

November 2017 Marine

Marine Biotoxin Report November 2017

Oregon adds new ban on crabbing, over neurotoxin fears. The Oregonian, November 15

Health alert issued for North Coast crab. KRCR News, November 6

October 2017 Marine

Marine Biotoxin Report October 2017

California closes lobster fishery due to domoic acid. Seafood Source, October 27

Scientists converge to share research on harmful algae. University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, October 25

September 2017 Marine

Marine Biotoxin Report September 2017

CDPH lifts warnings about certain shellfish from Santa Barbara and Ventura counties. CDPH, September 18

September 2017 Freshwater

Klamath River blooms in toxic algae. JPR, September 27

August 2017 Marine

Sea lions wash ashore in California amid return of toxic blooms. San Francisco Chronicle, August 9

August 2017 Freshwater

Marine Biotoxin Report August 2017

NEWS RELEASE: Water boards remind the public to be aware of Harmful Algal Blooms. Mojave Desert News, August 31

July 2017 Freshwater

Sonoma County issues toxic algae warning for Russian River beaches. The Press Democrat, July 26

Blue-green algae bloom (Isabella Lake, Kern County). Kern Valley Sun, July 19

Toxic algae bloom prompts warning at Pyramid Lake. NBC 4, July 7

Toxic alge kills 2 dogs after swim in Napa County pond. San Francisco Chronicle, July 1

June 2017 Marine

Rescue group sees huge increase in sick sea lions during month of July. KSBY6, July 21

June 2017 Marine

Marine Biotoxin Report June 2017

LA County shellfish toxic, health officials warn. Redondo Beach Patch, June 7

What caused the most toxic algal bloom ever observed in Monterey Bay? Phys.org, June 5

May 2017 Marine

Marine Biotoxin Report May 2017

State monitors domoic acid on the coast. Half Moon Bay Review, May 23

Pacific Marine Mammal Center still treating poinsoned sea lions. Daily Pilot, May 17

State extends rock crab fishery closure in Northern California. NBC Bay Area, May 17

Relief bill seeks $140 million aid for California crab and salmon fishery disasters. The Press Democrat, May 6

April 2017 Marine

Marine Biotoxin Report April 2017

Algae Bloom of Doom. VC Reporter, April 26

Tangled whales and stranded sea lions off California prompt legislation to help fund marine-life rescue groups. Orange County Register, April 24

High loon mortality event from domoic acid. edhat, April 22

Sea lions in California are dying from a toxic algae that ravages their brain. The Huffington Post, April 21

Domoic acid affecting sea lions and other marine animals in LA county. The Beach Reporter, April 19

More California sea lions are dying because of poisonous algae blooms. LA Times, April 19

Eight sea lions die from algae-produced toxin, Marine Mammal Center says. LA Times, April 13

Pregnant sea lions rescued in California appear to have been poisoned. CDA News, April 12

Rescued California sea lions showed signs of poisoning. US News and World Report, April 11

April 2017 Freshwater

No "silver bullet" for toxic algal blooms in El Dorado park, officials say. Long Beach Press-Telegram, April 30

Harmful bacteria found at El Dorado Park East; dogs, kids should stay out of water. Press-Telegram, April 26

February 2017 Marine

Marine Biotoxin Report February 2017

South Oregon coast closed to mussel harvesting from Cape Arago to California border. KCBY, February 17

Domoic acid closes parts of Oregon coast to crabbing. Undercurrent News, February 6

January 2017 Marine

State extends closure of Humboldt County razor clam fishery citing health concerns. Times Standard, January 30

Final California crabbing spot opens. KRCR News, January 16

Warming oceans could boost dangerous toxin in your shellfish dinner. NPR, January 10

December 2016 Marine

Marine Biotoxin Report December 2016

Dungeness crab fishermen go on strike. SF Gate, December 29

Dungeness crab health advisory lifted for areas north of Shelter Cove, tests reveal declining domoic acid levels. Lost Coast Outpost, December 20

Recreational crabbing open from Floras Creek to California border. The World, December 7

More of northern California coast opens to commercial crab fishing. San Francisco Chronicle, December 2

November 2016 Marine

Marine Biotoxin Report November 2016

Domoic acid delays Dungeness crab season for much of North coast. CBS SF Bay Area, November 25

Oregon Dungeness crabbing closed, mussel harvesting open along coast. The Oregonian, November 22

California Dungeness crab season to open November 15. Undercurrent News, November 9

Sonoma to stay closed at start of Dungeness crab season. KCRA3, November 9

Sport-harvested mussel quarantine lifted along the California coast. CDPH, November 2

October 2016 Marine

Marine Biotoxin Report October 2016

Toxins from freshwater algae found in San Francisco Bay shellfish. UCSC Newscenter, October 26

Monterey Bay: Marine algal bloom could threaten seabirds. The Santa Cruz Sentinel, October 25

Framing the scientific opportunities on Harmful Algal Blooms and California Fisheries. Ocean Protction Counsel Science Advisory Team and the California Ocean Science Trust. October 2016

September 2016 Marine

Marine Biotoxin Report September 2016

NOAA funds harmful algal bloom forecast system development in Pacific Northwest. NCCOS News and Features, September 29

The Pacific blob caused an "unprecedented" toxic algal bloom - and there's more to come. The Washington Post, September 29

Ocean conditions contributed to unprecedented 2015 toxic algal bloom. UW Today, September 29

Razor clamming, mussel harvesting on Oregon coast closed during toxic algae bloom. The Oregonian, September 26

Marine toxin spikes along Oregon coast, delaying hopes for razor clam season. Chinook Observer, September 24

Monterey Bay red tide and accompanying foam not toxic, expert says. Santa Cruz Sentinel, September 16

Toxic algae blooms threaten people and waterways in more than 20 states. Eco Watch, September 6

The Blob that cooked the Pacific. National Geographic Magazine, September 2016 Issue