National, regional and statewide HABs programs

Alaska DEC Shellfish page – Alaska Dept. of Environmental Conservation resources on commercial shellfish harvesting practices.

Alaska Dept. of Health and Social Services – Resources from the state on various types of shellfish poisoning and previously released public service announcements.

Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association (APIA)- Shellfish poisoning and steps you can take to avoid it.

Kachemak Bay National Estuarian Research Reserve – Description of KBNERR’s monitoring program in Southcentral Alaska and various educational materials.

NOAA HABs – National site with an overview of Harmful Algal Blooms and NOAA’s involvement in forecasting and monitoring.

NOAA HAB Event Response Program – a national program that assists scientists and managers and mitigate their impacts.

Phytoplankton Monitoring Network – National program leading volunteers in monitoring for harmful algal blooms.

Sea Grant HABs -Overview on Harmful Algal Blooms in Alaska and links to national programs.

Southeast Alaska Tribal Ocean Research (SEATOR) – Recent shellfish toxin testing data and information on their shellfish testing program.

U.S. National HAB Research Programs – List of U.S. national research programs for the study of harmful algal blooms maintained by the National Office for Harmful Algal Blooms at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

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