Lake Erie algae boom can poison drinking water

By |2017-10-25T03:16:24+00:00October 25th, 2017|Categories: Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Scientists say that algae blooms have been a growing problem for Lake Erie since the 2000s, mostly because of the extensive use of fertilizer on the region's farmland A potentially harmful algae bloom covered more than 1812 square km in the western basin of Lake Erie last week, turning the lake bright green and alarming residents [...]