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Cyanobacteria identification workshop

Harmful Cyanobacteria Bloom Taxonomic Workshop | 2021 CMC Mini-Conference

This two-day virtual workshop will focus on monitoring and identification of freshwater harmful cyanobacteria blooms (HCBs).

Participants can attend one or both days at a cost of $50/day.

The workshop will run from 10 am-1 pm (Eastern) each day.


Lectures and supplementary materials will be provided by download link prior to the workshop. No previous experience is required.

DAY 1  |  MARCH 23

This workshops session will cover basic collection and processing methodology, basic taxonomy, and live microscope sessions.

DAY 2  |  MARCH 24

This workshop session will focus on targeted cyanobacteria taxonomy, bloom characteristics, basic toxin occurrence, and will include a live microscope session.


Workshop participants need to register for the conference (no fee) using the link below. Shortly after participants register, they will receive instructions about how to complete workshop registration (including workshop payment details).

Register for the workshop


2021 Mini-Conference Webpage