General Information

Event name: SE-95-003
Country: SWEDEN
Nature of the harmful event:
High Phyto concentration
Event directly affected:
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: Yes (First week of July algal bloom reported in the vicinity.)
Individuals to contact: LINDBERG, Gun

Location & Date

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Location: Latitude: 57.583056, Longitude: 16.666667
General location information: Grönö., Baltic Sea.
HAB Area code(s): SE-04
Additional location information: South archipelago of Västervik.
Bloom event dates (yyyy/mm/dd): Start: 1995-08-02, End: 1995-08-13
Quarantine levels dates (yyyy/mm/dd):
Additional date-related information: 2-6 August and 11-13 August.


Causative organism known: Yes
Causative Species/Genus: Anabaena lemmermannii ( cells/L)
Nodularia spumigena ( cells/L)
Co-Ocurring Species/Genus:
Chlorophyll concentration, if known: µg/l
Additional bloom information: No data of cel densities.
Event-related bibliography:

Environmental Conditions

Weather: Turbidity (NTU): Wind direction:
Stratified water: No 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: 24 °C, Min: 22 °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:
Additional harmful effect information: No data of toxin concentration.
Updated at 04:25 on 1 Mar 2018