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First early spring monitoring of Lake Bled

In March 2015 we have carried out the first early spring monitoring on Lake Bled. We have followed the occurrence of cyanobacteria using phycocyanin and chlorophyll fluorescence sensor. A fast review of the surface sample showed predominant occurrence of cyanobacteria Planktothrix rubescens. In a smaller number we have detected also  Asterionella formosa, Tabellaria fenestrata and …


Pond Koseze Boathouse: live presentation in OHS event

In the frame of the project Open Houses Slovenia (OHS), we have presented together with the architects a boathouse for a demonstration vessel Stop CyanoBloom 1. The OHS is the largest Slovenian architectural live exhibition and the largest online design guide of Slovenian contemporary architecture. The Pond Koseze Boathouse, as architects named it, was one …


Publication on Cyanobacteria in Slovenian magazine GEA, September, 2014

Tinkara Rozina, a member of the LIFE Stop CyanoBloom project group has written an interesting article about Cyanobacteria for Slovenian magazine GEA. More about the content of the article entitled Cianobakterije – mali velikani (Cyanobacteria – small giants) can be found at the following link or in the printed edition of the magazine.


Guided tour of Koseze pond boathouse / 4.10.2014, at 12 hour

The wharf for the research vessel at Koseze pond has been selected among representative constructions in the project Open Houses Slovenia (Odprte Hiše Slovenia OHS) Guided tour of the facility will be held on Saturday, 4th October, 2014 at 12:00. Boathouse Koseze pond Deadline Žnidaršič, Miha Kajzelj, Martin Bread / 2014


Official start of activities on Koseze pond

Prof. Janez Koželj, Vice Mayor of the City of Ljubljana and Marko Gerl, director of Arhel Ltd, officially opened a dock and launched a vessel Stop CyanoBloom 1 on Koseze pond, on 12 June 2014. The vessel will enable continuous detection of cyanobacteria and other water parameters and in the next year a mitigation of …


Opening of the dock and start of the operation of the vessel

Cordially invited to Koseze pond on the opening of the dock and start of the operation of the research vessel. The opening will take place on Thursday, 12th of June 2014, at 12 am. The opening will continue with an Open day of the project. In the initial period, the research vessel will enable development …


Construction of wharf at Koseze pond

We have started with construction of wharf at Koseze pond in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The wharf will serve for docking and powering of research vessel LIFE Stop CyanoBloom 1. The research vessel will allow continuous monitoring of water quality and detection, quantification and mitigation of harmful cyanobacterial blooms.