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WXYZ - 02 Aug 2014 What you need to know about microcystin, toxin prompting water ban in part of ...
Drinking the contaminated water with microcystin can cause a number of symptoms including nausea, vomiting and dizziness - similar to the flu - that can show up within hours of consumption. “You may think you just have a stomach bug or ate some bad ...
Environmental Working Group - 08 Aug 2019 Across US, Eruptions of Toxic Algae Plague Lakes, Threatening Drinking Water and Recreation
In a recent EWG survey of publicly available microcystin data from states, only 16 states make public online the results of monitoring microcystin.
Des Moines Register - 13 Aug 2019 How to keep your children, pets safe from blue-green algae
Children and pets are more at risk of microcystin poisoning because of their small size — and because they're likely to play near the shore where toxins are ...
Port Clinton News Herald - 24 Aug 2019 Algae raises costs in time and money at water treatment plant
The harmful algal bloom in western Lake Erie is raising costs of the local water treatment plant in Port Clinton.
Jefferson Public Radio - 20 Aug 2019 Harmful 'Algae' Blooms Grow In Size And Frequency
Maybe you're not familiar with the word " microcystin," but there's a good chance you recognize the term "harmful algae bloom," an increasingly frequent event in ...
WXXI News - 24 Aug 2019 Canandaigua to reopen Kershaw Beach
After word from the Canandaigua Lake Watershed Association earlier in the week that some beaches were closed due to the presence of blue-green algae, the.
Toledo Blade - 26 Jul 2019 Toledo to test Lake Erie drinking water daily
Toledo's drinking water will now be tested daily instead of three times a week as a result of low levels of microcystin found in raw Lake Erie water near the city's ...
WPTV.com - 09 Aug 2019 New study shows impact of toxic blue-green algae on Martin County dogs and a new testing method
We have long worried about its harmful effects, and a new report confirms just how dangerous toxic blue-green algae was to dogs in Martin County last summer.
Auburn Citizen - 23 Aug 2019 Auburn City Council to ask state for more specific harmful algae data
The Auburn City Council asked staff Thursday to draft a letter to the state reiterating concerns first raised last year regarding at what levels it reports the toxins ...
KSL.com - 13 Aug 2019 Dangerous toxins force closure of Vernal reservoir
Dangerous toxins at nearly 11 times the recreation health standard forced the closure of the Matt Warner Reservoir near Vernal on Tuesday.
Environmental Working Group - 15 Aug 2019 Keeping Kids Safe from Toxic Algae | Children's Health Initiative
Outbreaks of potentially toxic algae are fouling lakes, rivers and other bodies of water across the U.S. Nationally, news reports on algae outbreaks have been on ...
Chico Enterprise-Record - 14 Aug 2019 Toxins still present at Horseshoe Lake
CHICO — For those who are still wondering if Horseshoe Lake in Chico will be opening anytime soon; health officials say it will remain closed through next week ...
3 News Now - 23 Aug 2019 Local News New blue-green algae alert and continued alerts at NE lakes Matthew Haave 1 - KMTV
The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services has issued a health alert for toxic blue-green algae at Kirkman's Cove in Richardson County.
Daily Republic - 14 Aug 2019 Policy changes to help city better identify toxins in Lake Mitchell
That's according to Parks and Recreation Director Nathan Powell, who said the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced new standards and ...
KTIV - 24 Aug 2019 Nebraska officials issue health alert at Humboldt lake
HUMBOLDT, Neb. (AP) — State officials have issued a new health alert for a lake in the southeastern corner of Nebraska tainted by toxic algae. The.
Lake Placid News - 16 Aug 2019 Study finds algae blooms threaten drinking water, recreation - LakePlacidNews.com | News and information on the Lake Placid and Essex County region of New York
The Environmental Working Group released a report Wednesday, Aug. 7 that found hundreds of lakes across the U..
Sonoma Index-Tribune - 31 Jul 2019 Swimmers, boaters urged to stay out of certain Clear Lake areas because of blue-green algae
Lake County health officials say algae-related toxin could pose risks in certain areas of Clear Lake.
Keypennews - 01 Aug 2019 Blue-Green Algae Impact Water Safety
Sara Thompson, KP News. Photo: Chris Konieczny, KP News. Unsightly and unhealthy, *fresh* water algae blooms are becoming more common. On July 8, Don ...
Chesapeake Bay Magazine - 19 Aug 2019 Algae, Fatal to Dogs, Present in Bay Waterways
As tragic pet deaths make headlines down the East Coast, there are multiple warnings in the Chesapeake Bay region about harmful blue-green algae.
Lake County News - 31 Jul 2019 30 Clear Lake sites tested, cyanobacteria concern in six Lower Arm areas
LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – County and tribal officials are reporting that new testing at sites around Clear Lake have revealed half a dozen areas with cyanobacteria ...