What are blue-green algae?
Blue-green algal blooms are a major hazard to water supplies as well as potentially dangerous to human, animal and fish health.
Blue-green algae research
CSIRO water scientists have a long-standing active program building up an understanding of the complex chain of events that leads to an algal bloom, and the aftermath of toxins released into the water.
Problems and risks with blue-green algae
Toxins in blue-green algae may harm human and animal health if allowed to multiply to large numbers.