Find out what do the terms 'algal bloom' and 'red tides' signify?

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(a) Algal bloom : When the algae in water body have excessive growth due to the enrichment of excessive nutrients in it, this refers to algal bloom.
(b) Red tides : When the sea appears red due to the rapid multiplication of red dinoflagellates e.g., Gonyaulax, it is called as red tides.