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Algal blooms can turn the ocean red

 

Image: Eddie Kisfaludy

Sometimes, the ocean turns a shade of red that can be observed on shore or from the sky. 

Resources:

Scripps: New study show red tides can be predicted

NGSS Connections:

MS-LS1-6, LS1.C: Organization for Matter and Energy Flow in Organisms

Grade: 
6-8 MS
Discipline: 
Life Science