Algae status updated for Honeoye Lake

Created: 07/02/2014 3:51 PM WHEC.com

The state Department of Environmental Conservation has updated the status of a blue-green algal bloom on Honeoye Lake. The latest DEC report of June 30 based on a visual sampling stated the algae status as “suspicious” and “small localized.”

The DEC’s previous report of June 27 based on lab samples listed the lake as having a widespread blue-green algae bloom.

State and local watershed experts are continuing to monitor algae conditions that can change rapidly.

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