ESA’s Sentinel-2A Satellite Sees Algal Storm in Baltic Sea

ESA’s Sentinel-2A satellite has captured detailed images of a phytoplankton bloom in the middle of the Baltic Sea on 7 August 2015. This particular bloom contains cyanobacteria – an ancient type of marine bacteria that, like other phytoplankton, capture and store solar energy through photosynthesis. The Baltic Sea faces many serious challenges, including toxic pollutants, [...] —> Read More