[USA] There may be a way to prevent harmful blooms of algae in some lakes or reservoirs, according to a new study. Continue reading Study shows possible eay to head off algal blooms
[Canada] Your July 31 article on the demise of Yarmouth County’s much-loved Camp Wapomeo shed light on the regrettable impact of blue-green algae on a quintessentially Canadian summer tradition: camp. Continue reading Jocylyne Rankin: Treating all mink effluent off-site would spare lakes
The Environmental Protection Authority has fined Guyra Shire Council for using algaecide in the town’s water supply.
The council’s been slugged with the $800 fine for using the product Coptrol in Continue reading Guyra Shire fined $800 for unauthorised algaecide use
Dangerously high levels of toxins from algae on Lake Erie left 500,000 people in Toledo, Ohio, without safe drinking water on Saturday and sent many driving to other states in search of bottled water, according to The Associated Press… Continue reading Ohio Water Supply Tainted By High Toxin Levels