Harmful Algal Blooms (EPA)


All Infromation is from the EPA website
http://www2.epa.gov/nutrientpollution/harmful-algal-blooms#pane-2
Harmful algal blooms are a major environmental problem in all 50 states. Known as red tides, blue-green algae or cyanobacteria, harmful algal blooms have severe impacts on human health, aquatic ecosystems and the economy.

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Harmful algal bloom in St. Johns River, Florida
Girl protecting her nose from algae's odor
 

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Aquatic bird leaving wetlands covered in algae

Bright green algae

 

News & Events AUG 29th

Great Video on how to clean your boat free of Milfoil.

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Local News AUG 17th

Draft amendment proposal for Northern Highland American Legion State Forest Master Plan available for public review and comment through September 17

DNR Northwest Region - [EDITOR'S ADVISORY: An open house meeting on the draft master plan amendment will be held from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, August 31 at the Arbor Vitae Town Hall, 10675 Big Arbor Vitae Drive.]MADISON - A draft amendment proposal for...

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