Blue-Green Algae 7/22/11

KDHE ISSUES NEW BLUE-GREEN ALGAE ALERTS

Perry Reservoir areas reopened; some areas at Milford Reservoir closedTOPEKA — Blue-green algae are natural, common bacteria in all waters of Kansas. Ordinarily, they are not harmful to humans or aquatic life, but under certain conditions — especially during the heat of the summer — they can multiply rapidly, resulting in a “bloom.” When this ... Read More