WHAM13 - Search Results
DEC: Toxins found in Honeoye lake algae
Honeoye, N.Y. – Test results are back and the State Department of Environmental Conservation has found a high level of toxins in the blue-green algae found in Honeoye Lake.
Earlier this summer, homeowners began to notice blue-green algae.
The DEC is currently awaiting results from additional samples collected Monday.
It cautions people and pets to stay out of areas with discolored water or surface scums indicative of a blue green algae bloom.
For more on blue-green algae, click here.