04 Aug '17, 9pm

Latest notification of waterbodies with #HarmfulAlgalBlooms (HABs), 17 new added this week:

Latest notification of waterbodies with #HarmfulAlgalBlooms (HABs), 17 new added this week:

Not listed on this page: Lake Champlain blooms. For more information about HABs on Lake Champlain, visit the Lake Champlain Committee monitoring page and the Vermont Department of Health's blue-green algae notification page (above two links leave DEC website). Marine algal blooms, such as red tide and brown tides. Blooms may be currently occurring in marine water. Other non-harmful algal blooms. See Important things to Know About HABs for tips on what to do when blooms are encountered. Regulated swimming beaches are monitored regularly and evaluated for the presence of HABs. For information about regulated swimming beaches in your area, contact your local health department (link leaves DEC website). DEC encourages the public to view the HABs Archive page to be aware of lakes that were listed on the notification web page in previous years or have been recently removed from ...

Full article: http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/83310.html

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