Lake Tuggeranong reopens after months of extreme blue-green algae

Description

Lake Tuggeranong has reopened to both primary and secondary contact after months of extreme levels of blue-green algae in the lake.

The Environment Protection Authority removed the extreme alert level for blue-green algae on Friday (3 May).

The EPA said algae monitoring results confirmed algae levels are now low after the lake was closed for primary-contact recreation since December last year.

Subject

Freshwater Ecology; Water Quality

Period6 May 2019

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  • TitleLake Tuggeranong reopens after months of extreme blue-green algae
    Media name/outletThe RiotACT
    CountryAustralia
    Date6/05/19
    PersonsRoss Thompson