Green Algae in China (image) Brigham Young University Share Print E-Mail Caption This image illustrates the algal blooms that result from nitrogen-based fertilizer runoff. This beach in China sees green algae in masses every year. Credit AP Images Usage Restrictions This image is the property of AP Images and may not be reused without specific permission. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.