General Information

Event name: FO-90-002
Country: FAROE ISLANDS
Nature of the harmful event:
Mass mortalities
Event directly affected:
Aquaculture Fish
Toxicity detected: No
Associated syndrome: OTHER
Unexplained toxicity: No
Species implicated in toxin transmission (transvector):
Report the outcome of a monitoring programme: Yes
Event occurred before in this location: No
Individuals to contact: GAARD, Eilif

Location & Date

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General location information: Funningsfjord, STREYMOY ISLAND
HAB Area code(s): FO-01
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Additional date-related information: Mid May

Microalgae

Causative organism known: Yes
Causative Species/Genus: Gymnodinium sp. ( cells/L)
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Chlorophyll concentration, if known: µg/l
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Environmental Conditions

Weather: Turbidity (NTU): Wind direction:
Stratified water: Yes Oxygen content (nL/L): Wind velocity:
Temperature (°C): 7 Oxygen saturation %: Current Direction:
Sechhi disk (m): Salinity: 35 Current Velocity:
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Toxin Assay Information

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