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Algae bloom warnings in place on Allegheny Reservoiir

[USA] The Allegheny National Forest is one of the region’s favorite summertime destinations for boating, fishing, camping, hiking and other outdoors activities. But the Allegheny Reservoir, at the heart of the forest region, is suffering through an algae bloom thatisn’t terribly visitor-friendly.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, which Continue reading Algae bloom warnings in place on Allegheny Reservoiir

Toxic algae, now in East Fork Lake, will be part of Ohio’s future, expert says

Lake Erie is going to continue to see huge, harmful algae blooms over the next century, experts said yesterday.

Depending on rainfall and carbon emissions, some data indicate that the lake could experience an 85 percent increase in blooms that stretch 117 square miles or larger, said Jay Martin, a professor of ecological engineering at Ohio State University… Continue reading Toxic algae, now in East Fork Lake, will be part of Ohio’s future, expert says