Blue Green Algae Found To Be Toxic

Prince George, BC, Canada / CKPG-TV
Blue Green Algae Found To Be Toxic

As a precaution Northern Health issued a health advisory in late July, because of an algae blooms that developed in some of the local lakes. Water tests were done to confirm if the public was at risk and officials have confirmed the Blue-Green Algae blooms that grew on the lakes was toxic. Northern Health can not confirm if anyone became ill from ingesting the algae.  Should there be a recurrence next summer, it’s advised to call Northern Health or Ministry of environment as to the location of the outbreak.

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