Strategies for Preventing and Managing Harmful Cyanobacteria Blooms

The Harmful Cyanobacteria Blooms (HCBs) training reviews key information found in the ITRC Guidance Document, Strategies for Preventing and Managing Harmful Cyanobacterial Blooms. Cyanobacteria are microscopic, photosynthetic organisms that occur […]

Federal Funding for the Prevention, Monitoring, and Treatment of Harmful Algal Blooms

EPA’s Water Infrastructure and Resiliency Finance Center (WIRFC) is hosting a two-day virtual forum to provide state agencies and coastal and inland communities experiencing harmful algal bloom (HABs) related issues […]

Complexities in Predicting Harmful Algal Blooms

Predicting when and where conditions are ripe for harmful algal blooms would ideally reduce the bloom’s impact on water quality and mitigation costs, so why is harmful algal bloom prediction […]

A Battle Against Blue-Green Algae in Brown County

Michael Cheadle, Lecturer and Senior Design Program Coordinator, Department of Mechanical Engineering Badger Talks is pleased to present a LIVE series of talks on topics that intend to inspire, delight, […]

From intake to the tap

Toxin-producing cyanobacteria blooms are a growing concern for water utilities that use surface water supplies across the country. To make informed decisions about how to limit exposure to cyanotoxins, water […]

Harmful algae management

As part of comprehensive strategies to protect drinking water, direct control of harmful algae through various integrated strategies can reduce their density at drinking water intakes and decrease pressure on […]

Cyanobacteria and our lakes

Join us to hear from one of Wisconsin’s leading algae experts discuss the infamous photosynthetic bacteria: cyanobacteria (blue-green algae). Native to every lake and river in Wisconsin, excessive cyanobacteria growth […]

Mitigation of Internal Nutrient Loads in Drinking Water Sources

With the increasing occurrence of harmful algal blooms (HABs), and no silver-bullet solution, development of innovative management practices and technology has come to the forefront. The first presentation will review […]

HAB Impacts to Drinking Water and Current Management Outlook

Widespread disturbance of watersheds and a warming climate have enhanced the occurrence of harmful algal blooms (HABs) that present direct threats to human health. Comprehensive, interdisciplinary management strategies are needed […]

Overview of Current Research and Innovation at the Water Research Foundation (WRF)

During the webinar, WRF will share relevant information for state drinking water programs about their research efforts and projects on: Per- and polyfluorylalkyl substances (PFAS), Lead and copper, Harmful algal […]