Water Quality Update : 9/2/2016

Reported by Stephanie Ecker

Water Quality Update

The results of the samples taken on Monday, August 29th indicate that the water in the well mixed main body of the lake is worsening and is once again not at a safe level for swimming.  The coves, have come down significantly, however, they remain at unsafe levels of microcystins.  Contact with water should continue to be avoided.

Algae Conditions across the U.S.

We are not alone in our struggle with the algae. An article was submitted by a member in regards to the algae problem that many are facing. Here is the link for your review: http://www.npr.org/2016/08/29/491831451/poisonous-algae-blooms-threaten-people-ecosystems-across-u-s?sc=tw