008 – “It can kill you in seconds”
007 – Freshwater algal toxins – Nodularins
Nodularins are potent toxins produced by the cyanobacterium Nodularia spumigena which responsible for algal blooms in brackish waters world-wide.
006 – Freshwater algal toxins – Microcystins
There are more than 80 naturally occurring structural microcystin variants of which, Microcystin-LR is the most common and the most toxic.
005 – Freshwater algal toxins
We discuss freshwater algae briefly on our website under the menu “About Algae”. Here though, we will look at freshwater algal toxins specifically in a little more detail.
004 – Watch your dogs!
I have been researching the wetlands around Perth and the Swan Coastal Plain for well over 20 years now.