Are Costal Bacteria Measures Correlated with Algal Blooms?

InsightsCategory: EnvironmentAre Costal Bacteria Measures Correlated with Algal Blooms?
eric Staff asked 11 months ago

Is the likelihood of a high bacteria count on San Diego costs connected to the conditions that encourage algal blooms? Which factors, such as water temperature or nutrient levels are most important?

QA Admin Staff replied 11 months ago

Some datasets that could be used to answer this question are part of the Water Project (https://water.sandiegodata.org/). The beachwatch datasets have bacteria counts and the SCCOOS dataset (https://data.sandiegodata.org/dataset/scc