Algae escapes from many sea breading areas and starts to severally harm all the ocean ecosystems.

Algae escapes from many sea breading areas and starts to severally harm all the ocean ecosystems.

Wild Card's progress: basic

This Wild Card came from: 
European Commission Framework Programme for RTD

The theme/scheme related to this Wild Card: 
Theme 2 - Food, Agriculture and Fisheries, and Biotechnology

The sub-theme that best relates to this Wild Card: 
Increased sustainability of all production systems (agriculture, fisheries and aquaculture)

Likelihood timeframe and scenario features : 
now-2025

Wild Card's description 
Suddenly algae escapes from many sea breading areas around the world at the same time and starts to severally harm all the ocean ecosystems. Fisheries and aquaculture are heavily suffering. Soon it is realized that algae production brings along new unpredictable problems like DDT did a few decades ago.