Blue-Green Algae Alert

BLUE-GREEN ALGAE DETECTED IN NINE KANSAS LAKES

Most facilities open for recreation; KDHE recommends cautionTOPEKA — 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 happens, b ... Read More