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Global solutions to regional problems: Collecting global expertise to address the problem of harmful cyanobacterial blooms. A Lake Erie case study

Overview of attention for article published in Harmful Algae, April 2016
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#26 of 814)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (95th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (92nd percentile)

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6 news outlets
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7 tweeters
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1 patent
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1 Facebook page

Citations

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318 Mendeley
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1 CiteULike
Title
Global solutions to regional problems: Collecting global expertise to address the problem of harmful cyanobacterial blooms. A Lake Erie case study
Published in
Harmful Algae, April 2016
DOI 10.1016/j.hal.2016.01.003
Pubmed ID
Authors

George S. Bullerjahn, Robert M. McKay, Timothy W. Davis, David B. Baker, Gregory L. Boyer, Lesley V. D’Anglada, Gregory J. Doucette, Jeff C. Ho, Elena G. Irwin, Catherine L. Kling, Raphael M. Kudela, Rainer Kurmayer, Anna M. Michalak, Joseph D. Ortiz, Timothy G. Otten, Hans W. Paerl, Boqiang Qin, Brent L. Sohngen, Richard P. Stumpf, Petra M. Visser, Steven W. Wilhelm

Abstract

In early August 2014, the municipality of Toledo, OH (USA) issued a 'do not drink' advisory on their water supply directly affecting over 400,000 residential customers and hundreds of businesses (Wilson, 2014). This order was attributable to levels of microcystin, a potent liver toxin, which rose to 2.5μgL(-1) in finished drinking water. The Toledo crisis afforded an opportunity to bring together scientists from around the world to share ideas regarding factors that contribute to bloom formation and toxigenicity, bloom and toxin detection as well as prevention and remediation of bloom events. These discussions took place at an NSF- and NOAA-sponsored workshop at Bowling Green State University on April 13 and 14, 2015. In all, more than 100 attendees from six countries and 15 US states gathered together to share their perspectives. The purpose of this review is to present the consensus summary of these issues that emerged from discussions at the Workshop. As additional reports in this special issue provide detailed reviews on many major CHAB species, this paper focuses on the general themes common to all blooms, such as bloom detection, modeling, nutrient loading, and strategies to reduce nutrients.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 <1%
Hungary 1 <1%
Uruguay 1 <1%
Switzerland 1 <1%
Unknown 313 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 53 17%
Student > Master 51 16%
Student > Ph. D. Student 48 15%
Student > Bachelor 44 14%
Student > Doctoral Student 25 8%
Other 43 14%
Unknown 54 17%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Environmental Science 90 28%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 47 15%
Engineering 26 8%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 21 7%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 20 6%
Other 36 11%
Unknown 78 25%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 48. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 28 May 2020.
All research outputs
#683,814
of 21,639,423 outputs
Outputs from Harmful Algae
#26
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Outputs of similar age
#13,682
of 280,159 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Harmful Algae
#3
of 28 outputs
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