Red Tide Algal Blooms From Red Algae (Brevetoxins, Saxitoxins, and Other Toxic Marine Toxins)

Right now there is a toxic red algal bloom occuring where I live. It is common to have this type of bloom during this kind of weather, especially in Florida, but the presence of this on the east coast is pretty rare.

According the Miami Herald, the start of the bloom occurred during the weekend of September 2018. R

Today were going to talk about red tides, how they happen and some of the main neurotoxins effects on human biology.

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