General Information

Event name: SE-09-001
Country: SWEDEN
Nature of the harmful event:
Water Discoloration , High Phyto concentration
Event directly affected:
Toxicity detected: No
Associated syndrome: Cyanobacterial toxins effects
Unexplained toxicity:
Species implicated in toxin transmission (transvector):
Report the outcome of a monitoring programme: Yes (Swedish cyanobacterial monitoring programme)
Event occurred before in this location:
Individuals to contact: ANEER, GUNNAR

Location & Date

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Location: Latitude: 58.751667, Longitude: 17.870556
General location information: Íja, Landsort,
HAB Area code(s): SE-03
Additional location information:
Bloom event dates (yyyy/mm/dd): Event Date:2009-06-28
Start: 2009-06-28,
Quarantine levels dates (yyyy/mm/dd):
Additional date-related information:


Causative organism known: Yes
Causative Species/Genus: Nodularia spumigena ( cells/L)
Co-Ocurring Species/Genus:
Chlorophyll concentration, if known: µg/l
Additional bloom information:
Event-related bibliography:

Environmental Conditions

Weather: Turbidity (NTU): Wind direction:
Stratified water: Oxygen content (nL/L): Wind velocity:
Temperature (°C): Oxygen saturation %: Current Direction:
Sechhi disk (m): Salinity: Current Velocity: 0
Nutrient information:
Temperature Range During Event: Max: °C, Min: °C
Salinity Range During Event:
Bloom location in the water column:
Growth Comments
Additional Environmental information:

Toxin Assay Information

Species containing the toxin Toxin type Toxin details Max. concentration Assay type
Kit used: Type of kit used:
Additional information:
Economic losses:
Management decision: The public informed about the presence of cyanobacteria
Additional harmful effect information:
Updated at 06:09 on 15 Dec 2019