Chesapeake Bay Coastal Bays Rivers and Streams Watersheds
Maryland Department of Natural Resources

The largest P. minimum blooms in the
past 20 years
Historical Distribution Map

Map of historical blooms of P. minimum
 

PROROCENTRUM MINIMUM BLOOM / COMPLAINT SAMPLES
1982-2000

DATE

LOCATION

CELLS / ML

05/11/92

BEAR CREEK

63,046

05/09/00

Midbay MCB4.3E

74,435

05/09/00

Midbay MCB4.1C==>MCB4.1W

89,586

05/08/00

Ragged Pont / Potomac MLE2.2

105,066

12/03/95

Bear Creek-Chink Creek

117,072

01/07/91

West River

126,286

09/21/94

Patapsco River -Harbor

152,375

04/26/00

Midbay MCB4.1C==>MCB4.1W

152,823

01/01/83

Middle River-Darkhead Creek

178,860

05/29/86

CHESAPEAKE BAY-LOVE PT.

307,585

08/15/89

Patuxent River

680,210

03/02/82

Wicomico River (Potomac) / St. Catherine Sound

841,445

For more information, please contact Peter Tango at (410) 260-8651.

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