Algae

9/20/2019
Wabagishik and Nepewassi lakes have recently tested positive for blue-green algae (cyanobacteria), according to Public Health Sudbury & Districts.
The Livingston County Health Department reports that harmful algal blooms have recently been found along the southeast shoreline of Conesus Lake.
GENESEO, N.Y. (WHEC) — Livingston County is warning that harmful algal blooms have been found along the southeast shoreline of Conesus Lake.
Tests came back positive for low levels of Cylindrospermopsin and Microcystin. Sonoma County Health Department confirmed the results being asked ...
JUNO BEACH — Scientists hope a technique used to treat drug overdoses in humans can help sea turtles ravaged by red tide algal blooms.
The Mayor further covered the economic damage the Harmful Algae Blooms (HABs) have had on the businesses and the real estate in the area.
The Livingston County Health Department has put out the following Public Health Alert: Harmful Algal Blooms Health Advisory for Conesus Lake.
“Harmful algae have emerged as a persistent and challenging human health concern in recreational waters across our region,” said EPA Region 8 ...
MARTINS FERRY — The Belmont County Health Department is asking people to avoid being exposed to blue-green algae that has been spotted on ...
A toxin produced by algae may contribute to the development of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) by lowering the stability of a protein in the brain, ...
We talk to an Auburn University professor with the School of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Aquatic Sciences to identify the algae and tips to be cautious ...
MUNICIPALITY OF EAST FERRIS AND TOWNSHIP OF BONFIELD – Blue-green algae has been found in Lake Nosbonsing, according to the North ...
Rat poison has been a top suspect, but so has blue-green algae. Blue-green algae, also called cyanobacteria, can be toxic, especially to dogs and ...
A New Research on the Global Red Algae Market was conducted across a variety of industries in various regions to produce more than 150 page ...
Blue-green algae has been spotted in the Ohio River from the Greenup Dam to Pike Island Locks and Dam. Health officials warn people to avoid ...
9/19/2019
Finnish Prime Minister Antti Rinne will meet CEO of Google, Sundar Pichai in Helsinki on Friday in a meeting whose purpose was still a secret in the ...
Years ago I wrote a letter to the editor about the algae in Lake Erie, the suffocation of life, and the lack of any progress made by our representatives to ...
Yanxia Lin, an Environmental Engineering doctoral candidate at Stevens, is using algae plants to generate renewable biofuel. With the support of a ...
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. - The Florida Department of Health said blue-green algae has been found in an Orange County lake. Officials said a health ...
For more information on blue-green algae, including a list and map of water bodies with confirmed blooms, please visit phsd.ca or call PHSD at ...
State officials received a firsthand look at New Jersey's largest lake Thursday afternoon. State Senate President Steve Sweeney and other state ...
"Especially at West Park, there are boulders around and my concern is that a child could slip on that algae and bump their head and it could be a ...
LAKE HOPATCONG, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — An algae bloom on a popular New Jersey lake kept swimmers out of the water over the summer and also ...
The state's top Democratic lawmaker on Thursday came to Lake Hopatcong for a tour of the sprawling North Jersey recreation waterway that's been ...
Recommended precautions are to avoid areas of algae accumulation and do not let people/pets eat dried algae or drink contaminated water.
"We first noticed an algal bloom here in 2014, really its been an issue for the last few years where we've had to place restrictions on the lake to limit ...
Then, you walk over the sandhill and see numerous chunks of red drift algae that we do not see on other beaches. The good news is the algae on ...
So far this year, algae has been implicated in dog deaths and illness in California, Georgia, North Carolina and Texas. In August, toxic algae overtook ...
CAPTIVA, Fla. — Florida Fish and Wildlife announced the presences of red tide in some regions of Southwest Florida. K. Brevis was observed at ...
A state task force to help determine strategies for researching and mitigating harmful algae blooms met Thursday in St. Petersburg. It's the first time the ...
Red drift algae still covers some Sanibel beaches ... The city has a pilot program to clean up the algae but is only contracted for two locations, and on ...
"The lake was built in '63, and we saw this huge algal bloom in 2013. ... After the water is treated for taste and odor caused by non-toxic algae, it goes ...
Is blue-green algae still a threat as summer comes to an end ... Blue-green algae can be deadly to our dogs and brings concern for canine owners ...
The Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks has advised Public Health Sudbury and Districts that results from samples taken on Sept.
Greenish water still laps at Grand Lake's shores, but recent water samples show that the amount of algae-feeding nutrients entering the lake is down ...
Quincy Reservoir has closed early for the season because of blue-green algae. The poor water quality forced the closure this week instead of the end ...
Installing aeration equipment _ a pond-bottom “bubbler” and a fountain _ has been part of the overall plan to keep algae in check after the dredging, ...
With the High Rock Lake Clean Sweep coming up this Saturday, Edgar Miller, executive director of the Yadkin Riverkeeper, said he wants lakegoers ...
Its texture is said to be identical to an artisanal sausage and it is the first in the UK to be created with an antioxidant-rich algae skin, which Moving ...
Aquatic gardens require a mix of various plants and ideal growing conditions to attain natural algae control and to oxygenate the water. There are ...
I'm a little late to report this because I was on vacation, but the state Department of Environmental Conservation reported two confirmed toxic algal ...
development firm hypergiant industries has designed that can suck as much carbon dioxide from the air as an acre of forest. filled with algae the ...
TOLEDO (WTVG) - Toxic algae blooms can be harmful to the public, but new research finds that they can be especially harmful to those with certain ...
By using the carbon-absorbing abilities of algae, they have developed an Eos Bioreactor that can absorb as much carbon from the atmosphere as an ...
This test allows pet owners to detect (within 10 min.) deadly blue-green algae in lakes, ponds and streams before they allow their pets or family to ...
But now 5Strands® Affordable Testing is offering a simple yet accurate and affordable blue-green algae test ($29.96) that will provide results within as ...
9/18/2019
Researchers at The University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences sought out to examine how microcystin might affect individuals with ...
News 5 Cleveland reported recently that Tel Aviv-based BlueGreen Water Technologies successfully treated a toxic algae bloom in Ohio's Chippewa ...
When it comes to organic processes that we can leverage to tackle the runaway problem of climate change, the carbon-absorbing abilities of algae ...
So far this year, algae has been implicated in dog deaths and illness in California, Georgia, North Carolina and Texas. In August, toxic algae overtook ...
Toxins produced during harmful algal blooms may be more harmful to people than previously known. Researchers at The University of Toledo College ...
The Gore District Council has employed another company to help it deal with algal blooms growing at its wastewater treatment plant. Last week Stuff ...
Be aware of blue-green algae levels at our lakes, and the health risks associated with swimming, boating or fishing when algae levels are high.
After returning to the shore, Spetz, the natural resource manager at the Medina County Park District, pulled a sample from the bucket to test the algal ...
The Sanibel City Council initiated a program to collect red drift algae from offshore waters. Natural Resources Director James Evans said Hurricane ...
Algae issues are all human-made with our fertilizers leading to the algae problem. Having people around for the CleanUP often will bring those types ...
An Upstate utility promised to learn from past mistakes. Spartanburg Water is combating an increased algae problem in a big source of drinking water.
BOURNE — The Bourne Tidal Test Site in the Cape Cod Canal may soon be home to a sensor that will track microplastics and harmful algal blooms.
Grand River Conservation Authority says staff has identified the presence of blue-green algae in the reservoir at Wellington County's Belwood Lake.
4 satellite image from the Cyanobacteria Assessment Network identified elevated densities of blue-green algae covering a large portion of Keyhole ...
Blue-green algae has formed in the reservoir at Belwood Lake, according to the Grand River Conservation Authority. Park visitors, recreational users ...
BOURNE — The Bourne Tidal Test Site in the Cape Cod Canal will soon be home to a sensor that will track microplastics and harmful algal blooms.
Hypergiant Industries has announced a new algae bioreactor that could be the solution to global warming. Climate change is a real problem that's ...
Escambia County officials are monitoring a possible green algae bloom in East Bay. The bloom, discovered earlier this week by environmental ...
Algae being found in lakes and ponds around this time of year is a common occurrence, but due to the abnormally high temperatures this month, one ...
The machines – three feet long on all sides and seven feet tall – use algae to process carbon dioxide from the air. By the Austin, Texas, firm's ...
Local parks provider, the Cosumnes Community Services District (CSD) staff announced on Sept. 11 that potentially toxic algae was found in the small ...
The chemical — which is a key component of fertilizer — is one of the major sources of algae blooms in Lake Erie. The three year strategy is mainly ...
Part of Keyhole under advisory for algal bloom ... officials are warning people to stay out of part of Keyhole Reservoir because of an algal bloom.
AURORA, Colo. (CBS4)– Quincy Reservoir in Aurora has closed early for the season because of blue-green algae. The poor water quality forced the ...
Blooms of blue-green algae tend to peak this time of year, especially when the weather is warm, sunny and calm, which is exactly what's forecast ...
The District was notified of a possible algae bloom in one of the upper side ponds on Combie earlier this week, and began immediate monitoring and ...
Algal blooms are on the rise, from Lake Erie to the Florida Everglades. In August, the Environmental Protection Agency listed algae-related beach ...
OXFORD • According to the city of Oxford, "Lake Patsy" in Pat Lamar Park is undergoing a "heavy algae bloom." Thus, officials are asking that ...
Rooney said he would use his new post to continue efforts to reduce the threat of toxic algae. “One of the biggest challenges for our community is the ...
NANJING, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- Blue-algae is still "a snake in the grass" in Taihu Lake, as the pollution treatment program in China's third-largest ...
Blue-green algae are infamous for making a fall exit by forming blooms during warmer days and lake turnover events. Lake turnover is a natural ...
AURORA, Colo. — Quincy Reservoir in Aurora, a popular place for fishing, bird-watching and walking, has closed early for the season due to ongoing ...
An influx of nutrients into a particular area can fuel a massive algae growth. Changing water temperatures can shift the distribution of available food ...
A Florida State University researcher has won an early career award for her work examining the abundance of algal species that are indistinguishable, ...
“Blue-green algae is a growing deadly concern across the United States,” says Lisa Blaurock, president and founder of 5Strands Affordable Testing.
"If we have fish kills, if we have algae blooms that look like floating guacamole in all of our waters we are not going to get many tourist to come here," ...
If you're in doubt with your algae send pictures to your local county extension agent or an aquatic specialist. Whether it's toxic or not, algae can be ...
It turns out that algae is actually much more effective than trees at reducing carbon in the atmosphere, and can be used to create carbon negative fuels ...
9/17/2019
The day's samples – water, air, carbon, algae – spin frantically around curious-looking aluminium discs. Melting ice drips slowly into assorted beakers.
CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. (WHEC) — Sunny, warm, calm weather may be great for those end-of-summer activities, but it's also ideal for blue-green algae.
There is no denying that the quality of the water in the St. Lucie Estuary this year is improved from 2018 when toxic blue-green algae plagued the river.
RESERVE, N.M. (KRQE) – Forest officials are warning visitors about a dangerous algae. A blue-green algae bloom has appeared at Snow Lake on ...
Scientists can forecast how bad the algal bloom in western Lake Erie will be based on the amount of spring rain and phosphorus from fertilizer is ...
Here on the Coast, we are still feeling the effects of the reopening of the Bonnet Carre Spillway months after it had been closed. News 25 spoke with ...
A harmful algal bloom has subsided in Mint Springs Lake, one month after officials warned the lake was toxic for people and animals to swim in.
The bottom of the pond builds up with broken down organic material loaded nitrogen and phosphorous, which the city says is great food for algae.
OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - The City of Oxford is working with biologists to remove a “heavy algae bloom” from Lake Patsy. The city posted the alert ...
This summer's media coverage of several dogs that died shortly after swimming in water tainted by toxic algae has brought public attention to the ...
(CBS19 NEWS) -- Albemarle County officials say an algae bloom in a local lake has subsided. The Virginia Department of Health reports monitoring, ...
Unusual toxic algae blooms recently hit beaches stretching from California to Washington. In Hawaii, some coral reefs are starting to bleach, turning ...
Gary Goforth, a Stuart environmental engineer, asked the Corps not to forget the "public health crisis" caused by the toxic algae blooms. And Shannon ...
Several reports and samples collected from the west side of the lake as well as photos show areas of surface streaking and shoreline accumulations of ...
Sixteen Wyoming lakes reservoirs are under advisories for harmful blue-green algae as of Tuesday afternoon, according to the Wyoming Department ...
Haab's research led them to the idea of combining AI technology with algae, one of Mother Nature's most efficient carbon-scrubbers. The resulting tank ...
Cyanobacteria -- formerly called blue-green algae -- often grow disproportionally, causing blooms that can be toxic to humans and animals.
According to both of these sources, this issue comes from an algae bloom in Lake Murray that tends to happen when its warmer outside around this ...
New tests on MBio's HAB Toxin System to provide detection of multiple algal toxins for food and water safety applications. BOULDER, Colo., Sept.
BOULDER, Colo., Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MBio Diagnostics, Inc., today announced two contracts to develop new tests for algae toxins.
The toxin is produced by cyanobacteria, a blue-green algae, and can occur in marine ecosystems. According to the researchers, BMAA accumulates ...
According to Penn State College of Medicine researchers, a computer generated-simulation allowed them to see how a toxin produced by algal ...
Montanans should heed reports of blue-green algae infesting lakes, but sometimes the rumors can be inaccurate. A recent social media report of a ...
UPDATE: Chattanooga Fire Department Special Operations personnel determined the substance found Monday in the Tennessee River was a form of ...
This Algae-based Carbon-Sequestration solution is 400x more effective than trees, meaning one 3'x3' cube can sequester as much carbon as an acre ...
Researchers at the University of Texas Marine Science Institute in Port Aransas know how red tide and other harmful algae start in the Gulf of Mexico.
In the future, your office might have an extra appliance next to the copy machine and the refrigerator: an algae bioreactor. Designed to fit inside offices ...
THUNDER BAY — The discovery of blue-green algae blooms in several lakes in the Thunder Bay district last month should serve as a wake-up call, ...
Indian Lake in Worcester is closed due to high levels of cyanobacteria, also known as blue-green algae. Public health officials said individuals and ...
Cyanobacteria are one of the oldest known life forms on earth. Better known as blue-green algae, the photosynthetic microorganism occurs naturally ...
Fresh off getting a bill through the U.S. House to ban drilling off the Florida coast, U.S. Rep. Francis Rooney, R-Fla., has a new perch to push his ...
A team from the University of Cordoba in Spain and the University of Tehran in Iran has been searching for ways to increase hydrogen production by ...
9/16/2019
Bowling Green State University is one of 11 organizations collaborating on national research of toxic algal blooms the university's Lake Erie Center for ...
The floating covers, or tiles, fill up with water and float on top of the wastewater lagoons to act as an algae control system. They block the sun from ...
BATON ROUGE - If you've passed City Park Lake recently you've probably noticed the green algae covering much of the water. "It seems to be ...
As end-of-summer temperatures hover near triple digits, state officials announced just in time for people seeking to cool off at Castaic Lake that the ...
A UN panel warns there could be a climate catastrophe if the earth warms by two-degree Celsius by the year 2100. Coastlines will disappear under ...
Health advisory: Indian Lake closed due to high levels of Cyanobacteria (blue-green algae). The lake has been ordered closed until further notice.
Oceanographer Melissa Carter measures water temperatures and algae levels. She's concerned that the massive blob that formed in the Pacific in ...
A harmful algal bloom first detected almost two weeks ago at Herrick Lake Forest Preserve near Wheaton is apparently subsiding. Water samples on ...
a47-vigliotti-the-blob-transfer-frame-3593.jpg The "blob" is responsible for toxic algae blooms that kill plankton, a key food source for marine life.
A graph shows some trends for the river's health: It shows that algae blooms and salinity in the river are unsatisfactory. There's also a high level of ...
WORCESTER, MA — Worcester's Indian lake was closed on Monday afternoon after high levels of cyanobacteria, or blue-green algae, were reported.
We spoke with Columbia Water about this who told us it was an issue with algae blooms in Lake Murray due to warmer weather and that it is ...
WORCESTER, MASS. (WHDH) - Worcester and state officials are closing Indian lake to the public after preliminary tests showed high levels of ...
GRABILL, Ind. (WANE) — A suspected algae bloom has developed in Hurshtown Reservoir and city of Fort Wayne officials have closed the area to ...
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission posts results of water samples taken throughout the state for signs of the toxic red tide algae.
People in Southwest Florida had a chance to voice their opinions and concerns about how the Army Corps of Engineers manages water releases.
Chris Davison doesn't want to see a repeat of 2018, when thick mats of rotting toxic algae blanketed some area canals for months. The hotelier wants ...
An algae bloom in North Tenmile Lake in Coos County has subsided, so state officials lifted a health advisory. The Oregon Health Authority started the ...
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — UPDATE: Crews investigating a possible spill near Ross's Landing Monday found it was actually algae, and not hazardous, ...
September 16, 2019 – The Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board (CVRWQCB), Harmful Algae Bloom (HAB) Division Scientist released ...
“Lake Effect” explores research from Dartmouth-Hitchcock's Dr. Elijah Stommel into a possible connection between blue-green algae blooms that are ...
A lake in Edison remains restricted because of high levels of dangerous algae exist. Water at Lake Papaianni Park on Municipal Boulevard was tested ...
After a blue-green algae scare that kept many dog owners away from Mill Pond in West Newbury for the past couple weeks, the coast is clear.
Spoiler alert: It hasn't. Laws regulating the environment today are no different than in 2016, when we had toxic-algae discharges on both coasts.
The teamwork of the algae and bacteria resulted in 60% more hydrogen production than they are able to produce if algae and bacteria work ...
Here along the Treasure Coast, we're all too familiar with toxic blue green algae. It makes people sick… it kills dogs, fish and sea grass… and it costs ...
It's kind of the Florida springs equivalent of toxic algae. If the toxic algae forms in Lake O', it's a huge environmental issue and risk but it wasn't taken ...
It stimulates excessive growth of microscopic algae and plankton, creating a dense algal bloom, where the subsequent death and bacterial ...
Improving water quality and making it difficult for blue-green algae to grow is at the heart of a proposed $13 million wetlands fix for the River Torrens.
9/15/2019
From nitrates to microcystin toxins from harmful algal blooms, from pesticides to soil erosion, Iowa's simple corn-bean rotation is inherently leaky, ...
Eccleston said the high TLI was caused by higher concentrations of chlorophyll A (found in algae/phytoplankton), indicating higher concentrations of ...
Algae and plankton build-up is a major issue in aquaculture – some types of organisms are toxic to salmon and others, in large quantities, can cause ...
Blue-green algae, or cyanobacteria, is most likely to live in warm-water climates. The algae is naturally present, but warm weather promotes its growth.
“One of the connections that zebra mussels have to our blue green algae ... is that zebra mussels like to eat algae as filter feeders, but they spit out ...
The compound is also used to prevent the growth of algae that cause various types of deteriorations including discoloration, staining, odors etc ...
According to a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission report, background concentrations of the toxic algae were recently observed in one ...
“The situation has improved drastically and the water transparent level has improved after the algae, which turned the sea greenish after blooming, ...
This column focuses on the toxic blue-green algae crisis that recently made national headlines as canines across the United States became fatally ill ...
The algae turned the lake a dark pea green in colour and caused concern for those running a nearby leisure area who have already seen taking fall ...
9/14/2019
The advisory marked the second year in a row that toxic algae blooms were found in Lake Cascade. Last year's health advisory started Sept.
Blue-green algae naturally occur in lakes, ponds, canals, rivers and reservoirs. They can, however, produce toxins that are harmful to the health of ...
AUSTIN, Texas -- The toxic algae bloom in Austin continues to keep dogs out of the water. According to city officials, the latest algae samples from ...
And Republican Sen. Joe Pennacchio discusses vaping, anti-bullying laws and what he's trying to do about the algae bloom issue in Lake Hopatcong.
It can also shade the lower part of the water column so algae can't grow below it, and when they die they consume oxygen in the process of decay, ...
... beloved dog who died after swimming in a Santa Rosa park pond where algae was subsequently discovered (“Dog victim of algae?,” Wednesday).
9/13/2019
“Phosphorus is the main nutrient basically for weeds and for blue-green algae. So if you can determine where you have hot spots, then you can focus ...
Toxic algae that has been detected downstream in Lady Bird Lake has not been found out here just yet. But there is a problem with an invasive ...
GRAYS HARBOR, Wash. — The Grays Harbor County Environmental Health Department has issued a warning to residents about toxic blue-green ...
MATTOON -- The city is testing sonic waves as a means of controlling the blue green algae that created strong odors and necessitated a swimming ...
MATTOON — Blue-green algae developing at Lake Paradise last summer grew so severe that it created strong odors and led to a swimming ban.
A toxic algae bloom has been found in Duck Lake and the Grand Canal in Ocean Shores. The Grays Harbor County Environmental Health Division is ...
A viral Facebook post is spreading false information about a toxic blue-green algae bloom in Flathead Lake, according to lake researchers. The post ...
Let's hope U.S. Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo, succeeds in his push for an experimental program to fight toxic algal blooms in Lake Erie before they ...
Madurai: Thousands of fish floated dead off the shores of Pamban till Rameswaram following a sudden toxic algal bloom, forcing scientists to issue ...
Local scientists are now saying the Mississippi Sound will have to cool off before the algae dies, which means it could be around for another month or ...
"And a spike in whale entanglements in fishing gear, especially Dungeness crab fishing gear." The death and suffering among marine mammals along ...
Last week, Baltimore-based AlgenAir released the Aerium, an air purifier that uses algae to clean the air in a home or office. Algae is responsible for ...
As hot days become more numerous and more intense, bodies of water become more amicable to large swaths of algae and the soil dries up. Later ...
"Water monitoring has confirmed that the level of cyanotoxins (harmful algae toxins) in North Tenmile Lake are below recreational guideline values for ...
RED LAKE: I strongly recommend to stay away from this body of water due the out break of the blue green algae. For those that want to just take a day ...
Those are two critical factors in algae blooms that, despite a long and hot summer, weren't nearly as bad as feared. The habitats for the manatee and ...
The end may finally be near for the odorous and bad-tasting drinking water drawn from Lake Murray during this summer's unprecedented algae bloom ...
The Corps also allowed a brief, 10-day release of 200 cfs from Moore Haven Lock and Dam to support an algae research project by the U.S. Army ...
Long strands of mint-green algae growing out of control gave the entire lake an odd chartreuse hue against a cloudless pale-blue morning sky.
DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) - A swim advisory was issued on High Rock Lake due to the presence of cyanobacteria blooms, or blue-green ...
Big Eleven Lake at 11th and State in Kansas City, Kansas, is now under a watch for algae, according to a public health advisory from the Kansas ...
MISSOULA, Mont. — Flathead Lake is among the 100 largest natural freshwater lakes in the world, and according to scientists, it's also one of the ...
DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. -- Toxic blue-green algae that is harmful to people and pets has been found in High Rock Lake, according to a Davidson ...
A group of Scottish researchers have developed a system of sensors that they say is a key step in building an early warning detection system of algae ...
The lake was closed on Tuesday, August 6, after high levels of the dangerous blue green algae were detected in the water.
Additional information on cyanobacteria can be found at https://www.mass.gov/guides/cyanobacterial-harmful-algal-blooms-cyanohabs-water.
Israel-based cleantech company, BlueGreen Water Technologies Ltd., announces the success of cleaning toxic algae blooms with their product, Lake ...
The end of subtropical summer signals more than back-to-school traffic: Usually, cooler, drier weather means reduced chances of harmful algae ...
Blue-green algae infests Remerschen lake, swimming prohibited. Author: Andy Brücker (RTL.lu)|Update: 13.09.2019 15:01|0 Comment(s). After both ...
Fifty-eight lakes in Maine have recently become infected with algae blooms. Branch Lake this year had its first known minor benign type of algae ...
AN early warning system to detect harmful plankton and algae is being developed in Scotland to help tackle one of the biggest challenges to fish ...
A Scottish consortium is developing an early-warning detection system for potentially dangerous plankton and algae, which could help the ...
A Scottish project to develop an early-warning system to detect dangerous plankton and algae to help the aquaculture industry prevent losses has ...
A large, drifting algal bloom that has left 3,500 fish dead along a 10km stretch in Ramanathapuram district has prompted scientists from the Central ...
9/12/2019
According to the press release from the city of Moscow, direct contact with the blue-green algae with dangerous levels of toxins may cause side effects, ...
MOSCOW — Members of the public are asked to avoid activities in Moscow's Hordemann Pond after water samples taken from it confirmed the ...
Eastern equine encephalitis, commonly called EEE, and blue-green algae are two current hot topics. Later this fall, leptospirosis and tick-transmitted ...
Toxic blue-green algae has been seen to bloom in the months of August and September due to the warm temperatures. The algae is actually a ...
Elk Grove Lake Tests Positive For Toxic Algae ... officials are warning people to stay out of a lake in Elk Grove after it tested positive for toxic algae.
Everyone knows this summer has been another rough one for western Lake Erie algae, living up to predictions that several Great Lakes scientists ...
Toxic algae was found in a large North Carolina lake, and health officials warn to keep pets and children away. While investigating a complaint at High ...
A popular Elk Grove neighborhood destination has tested positive for the toxic blue-green algae that fatally sickened dogs across the country this ...
A Sonoma County woman says her dog became fatally ill, likely because of algae toxins at a Santa Rosa pond. By CBS San Francisco, News Partner.
Park district officials posted the signs because of toxic blue-green algae found blooming earlier this week. It's shut down all lake activity, including ...
DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. -- The discovery of black mat algae at High Rock Lake has some lake goers concerned. “I've seen stuff like this over the ...
TOLEDO, Ohio — Several groups came together to learn more about how to keep Lake Erie clean and free of algae on Thursday at the ...
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A Youngstown-based environmental company is running some tests around Mill Creek Park for the next few weeks, ...
The newest farm bill offers support for algae growers. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/
TOPEKA – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), in conjunction with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism ...
AUSTIN, Texas — About a month after the first reports of harmful algae in Lady Bird Lake and its surrounding waterways, pet owners are still ...
“We need a heavy rainfall to help wash away this algae bloom. Once that happens, the DEP's [Department of Environmental Protection] Bureau of ...
DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. -- Health officials are urging people to be cautious before heading to High Rock Lake after seeing potentially toxic algae ...
Justin Chaffin, Ohio State Stone Lab research coordinator, works with a student on Lake Erie harmful algal bloom research. (Photo: Submitted).
HELLS CANYON RESERVOIR — Southwest District Health and the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality are issuing a health advisory for Hells ...
Laboratory tests have confirmed the presence of a blue-green algae bloom in the west end of Brandy Lake, in Muskoka Lakes. The Simcoe Muskoka ...
MUSKOKA LAKES, ON- Blue green algae has been found in Brandy Lake. According to the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, the provincial ...
Officials with the Clinton County Health Department say a harmful algae bloom has been spotted near Point Au Roche State Park. In a statement ...
(Sept. 12, 2019) The Nantucket Land Council is advising islanders to avoid any contact with Capaum Pond, after detecting harmful levels of ...
Blue-green algae has also received a lot of attention in the past few weeks. This “algae” is caused by cyanobacteria, an organism that flourishes in ...
Blue-green algae can produce toxins that can harm humans and animals. Jane Sawyer, supervisory environmental scientist with the DEM, said ...
Algae blooms are becoming a problem all across the country, and Moberly is no exception. Recently, a report by the Lakes of Missouri Volunteer ...
9/11/2019
The Gore District Council won't be prosecuted for discharging an algal bloom into the Mataura River. Late last year and early 2019 Environment ...
The district testing was conducted as a precaution after state water officials found low levels of cyanobacteria/harmful algal bloom carrying potential ...
The same algae is responsible for killing several dogs in the past months across the nation. It can also be harmful to people. Officials with Cosumnes ...
SANTA ROSA (KRON) — A simple trip to the park turned deadly for one Santa Rosa pup. Eleven-month old Konah was walking through Rincon Valley ...
Semantic Scholar extracted view of "Contributions to our knowledge of the smaller marine algae" by Roger William Butcher.
Emily Turner reports on dog getting fatally ill from pond at Santa Rosa park likely because of algae toxins (9-11-2019). 3 minutes ago ...
The Davidson County Health Department reported that cyanobacteria, a blue-green algae, was found in the lake, the agency said in a statement.
DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — The Davidson County Health Department says a nuisance algae has been found in High Rock Lake. After a complaint ...
Keep children and pets away from waters that appear discolored or scummy. Do not handle or touch large accumulations (“scums” or mats) of algae.
The Calaveras County Water District (CCWD) recently detected a harmful algal bloom in an effluent pond on Sandalwood Drive in Forest Meadows, ...
Though blue-green algae are naturally present in lakes and streams in low numbers, they can become abundant, forming blooms in shades of green, ...
According to the Maine Department of Marine Resources, the state each year see red tides, a bloom in harmful algae that occurs in the Gulf of Maine.
Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) deemed Strack Pond in Forest Park “suspicious” of containing toxic algae on Aug. 30. Based on ...
San Andreas, CA…The Calaveras County Water District recently conducted testing for harmful algal blooms (HABs) in all water supply sources for its ...
A large mass of unusually warm water in the Pacific Ocean off the western coast of the U.S. has marine biologists and weather scientists once again ...
HABs are intense levels of algae growth with the potential to harm human health and aquatic ecosystems. Austin's current bloom is caused by ...
In July, the City of Austin confirmed a harmful algal bloom, or HAB, on Lady Bird Lake. HABs are intense levels of algae growth with the potential to ...
The Des Plaines Park District has closed its Lake Opeka to boating, fishing and other recreational activities after workers discovered potentially toxic ...
Inalve, a French firm that aims to produce 100,000 tonnes of algae a year for use in sectors including aquaculture feeds and fish health products, has ...
(KTVU) - A Santa Rosa couple is heartbroken after losing their puppy, poisoned by blue green algae. "I really want people to know the signs, because ...
The Iowa Environmental Council reports that outbreaks of toxic algae were up this summer, and there were dozens of advisories warning swimmers of ...
“That damn blue-green algae killed her and we are heartbroken,” Danielle Hill-Hruby said in a public Facebook post Monday afternoon. “It happened ...
PENDLETON — Algae blooms in Oregon's waterways hamper recreation and cause crises when found in sources for drinking water. To keep people ...
After three bodies of water in El Paso County — including two in Colorado Springs — tested positive for toxic blue-green algae this summer, city ...
9/10/2019
The two algae species, microsystis and dolichospermum, can potentially ... Harmful algal blooms occur in water conditions of optimal temperature, ...
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A harmful algae bloom is closing the North Beach at Mantua Reservoir in northern Utah. The Herald Journal reports the ...
Cyanobacteria from harmful algal blooms can cause rashes, respiratory problems, stomach aches and other issues. They can also poison animals.
"Occurred to me that at least one possibility here is the toxic algae," said Dr. Brand, who has done extensive research on cyanobacteria, the green ...
(KGO) -- A Santa Rosa family is heartbroken over the loss of their 11-month-old puppy - who they say died suddenly Monday after drinking toxic algae ...
PITTSFIELD — A green film on Pontoosuc Lake sparked new concerns over the weekend about cyanobacteria levels in its waters. Lee Hauge, harbor ...
A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Steele Lake.
Red drift algae is to blame. Scientists said we are seeing much more of it because of last year's red tide, which killed some of the marine life that fed on ...
A rotten smell that is coming from bright green gunk floating in the water. Sound familiar? We are not talking about harmful blue-green algae that ...
Scientists said the algae is created by a perfect storm: winds from Hurricane Dorian bringing it to Sanibel, the nutrients from Lake Okeechobee water ...
GREENSBORO, N.C. — North Carolina summers are hot, especially this year, and there's nothing more fun than to head to the lake to cool off on the ...
Growing anxiety over America's toxic algae problem has spurred a niche industry of entrepreneurial businesses focused on control technologies, ...
Exposure, especially by ingestion, to water from a lake or reservoir undergoing an algae bloom can be harmful because certain types of algae ...
10, 2019 (Gephardt Daily) — The Bear River Health Department has closed the North Beach area of the Mantua Reservoir due to an algal bloom.
Laboratory tests have confirmed the presence of blue-green algae in the south end of Lake St. George in Severn, Ont., according to the Simcoe ...
Swimming and other water sport activities should be avoided in areas where a blue-green algae bloom is visible. A bloom may appear bluish-green, ...
The increasing severity of harmful algal blooms on the lake over the last decade means water plant operators must work extra hard to complete their ...
MANTUA – The North Beach of the Mantua Reservoir has been closed and a warning advisory issued for the rest of the reservoir due to harmful algal ...
With regards to the Remerschen bathing ponds, no trace of blue algae has been discovered and bathing is still allowed at this stage. Any potential ban ...
MILWAUKEE, WI – Volunteers with the River Alliance of Wisconsin say they've found two new instances of starry stonewort - an invasive algae that ...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Congressman Brian Higgins wants to expand a pilot project that he says is successfully fighting harmful algae blooms.
In Severn Township, Blue-green algae has been confirmed in the south end of Lake St. George. This is the first confirmed case for Lake St. George.
Luxembourg's water administration has imposed a ban on bathing and other activities in the lake in Weiswampach as a result of blue-green algae ...
Health risks from blue-green algae span allergic reactions in humans to potentially death if swallowed by dogs. You can visit IDEM's website to learn ...
"There will be a boom that's placed in the water during daylight hours, that boom will help direct the algae that runs along the shore into a conveyor ...
(THE CONVERSATION) August and September are peak months for harmful blooms of algae in western Lake Erie. This year's outbreak covered more ...
Dear Editor: Madison is expected to experience an above normal year for algae outbreaks, and as the summer comes to an end, toxic algal outbreaks ...
August and September are peak months for harmful blooms of algae in western Lake Erie. This year's outbreak covered more than 620 square miles ...
According to Rose Reilly, water quality unit lead with the Corps' Pittsburgh District, the levels of blue-green algae were at the caution level, set by the ...
Dog owners throughout the country are bringing awareness to a toxic bacterium found in water. Cyanobacteria, also known as blue-green algae, ...
Toxic algae found in water killing animals throughout the country ... Cyanobacteria, also known as blue-green algae, usually forms during the warm ...
AUSTIN (KXAN) — With rain in the forecast over the next two days, scientists are watching closely to see what kind of impact the weather will have on ...
This is the blue-green algae that caused the state Department of Environmental Protection to issue a health warning in June that effectively ruined the ...
RINGWOOD — A partnership among four private lake associations and their local government, the first of its kind in New Jersey, will address growing ...
The green color turned out to be chlorophyll from the algae bloom. ... They were trying to determine why so much algae had begun growing in the ...
Harmful algal blooms, or HABs, have made news statewide and throughout the nation with reports of dogs falling ill or even dying shortly after ...
9/9/2019
SALT LAKE CITY — For Utahns looking to enjoy the last few warm days of summer with a trip to a lake, they might want to change plans. Several ...
AUBURN — The Auburn City Council passed a resolution Thursday asking the state to change its reporting procedures for toxins found in harmful ...
But with reports of toxic algal blooms at Lake Anna increasing and worsening in recent years, the threat of ongoing environmental damage raises ...
SALT LAKE CITY — The shallow waters of Utah Lake are now under a shore-to-shore public health advisory due to outbreaks of harmful algal blooms, ...
A harmful algal bloom is an overgrowth of algae in a water body that can affect water quality and aquatic life, including fish. Some HABs produced by ...
WASHINGTON – Fearing that the ever-larger algal blooms in Lake Erie will one day creep eastward toward Buffalo, Rep. Brian Higgins on Monday ...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Congressman Brian Higgins (D) Buffalo is asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to expand a pilot program that has ...
These Harmful Algal Blooms (HAB) are also referred to as cyanobacteria. Heartland Energy Group, LTD, is taking the lead in the fight against this ...
The advisory was put in place after the health department is calling cyanobacterial cell counts or algae bloom were found in three open-water ...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – To help keep our water supply safe, lawmakers are looking to extend a program that prevents harmful algae blooms in the ...
While the spike in nutrient-loading would not be near the level the lake usually experiences in the spring, he said the algae would still be able to grow ...
BERGEN COUNTY, N.J.—With several of New Jersey's largest freshwater lakes and ponds closed most of the summer—due to harmful algal blooms ...
Toxic, bluish-green algae blooms have been poisoning dogs across the United States during this hot summer, unfortunately with deadly results.
SANIBEL, Fla. — The City of Sanibel sent out a beach advisory warning to the public about the presence of algae on the beach. The City says after ...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - As Prospect Lake in Colorado Springs remains closed because of the presence of toxic blue-green algae, potential ...
Congressman Brian Higgins, D-NY-26, is asking the U.S. Army Corps to expand a pilot project, which is seeing success in combatting harmful algal ...
Algae blooms have started popping up on Skaneateles Lake, including this one, at Thayer Park, on Sept. 3, 2019. Aboard the Skaneateles Lake ...
(Portland, OR) -- Parks officials are warning residents about possible toxic algae at a Portland riverfront park following the sudden death of a dog who ...

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