List of GEOHAB-endorsed projects related to the Fjords and Coastal Embayments CRP:

Project Title


Contact Person

ECOHAB – Modeling favorable habitat areas for Alexandrium catenella in Puget Sound and evaluating the effects of climate change

Dr. Stephanie K. Moore, NOAA’s Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Seattle, USA

Life history transformations among HAB species, and the environmental and physiological factors that regulate them (SEED)

Dr. Esther Garcés, Institut Ciencias del Mar, Barcelona, Spain

Determination of adhesive strength, propagation mechanisms and methods of destruction of different life cycle stages of Alexandrium catenella

Dr. Gemita M. Pizarro, Instituto de Fomento Pesquero (IFOP),  Punta Arenas, Chile

GOMTOX,  Dynamics of Alexandrium fundyense distributions in the Gulf of Maine : an observational and modeling study of nearshore and offshore shellfish toxicity, vertical toxin flux, and bloom dynamics in a complex shelf sea

Dr. Don Anderson, WHOI, USA

Canadian Aquatic Invasive Species Network – Harmful Algae (CAISN-HA)

Dr. Suzanne Roy, ISMER-UQAR, Rimouski, Canada

NORCOHAB. Harmful algal bloom species in the coastal North Sea

Dr. Allan Cembella, Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Germany

Forecasting Initiation of Blooms of Toxic Algae (FINAL)

Dr. Annie Chapelle, IFREMER, Brest, France