By Ian R. Falconer

ISBN-10: 0122479904

ISBN-13: 9780122479908

Crimson tides within the sea and brilliant eco-friendly lakes and rivers have gotten gains of our degraded global surroundings. those occasions, because of algae and the pollutants they produce, are frequently linked to poisoning of individuals or cattle leading to harm to health and wellbeing and fiscal loss.
This quantity presents definitive info at the id of toxin marine and freshwater algae, the regimen research and results of algal pollution, their veterinary and public well-being effect, and on keep an eye on measures in present use.
Professionals within the foodstuff and water undefined, and people operating in public overall healthiness and environmental ecology will locate this booklet super important

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