Algae blooms at two Manitoba lakes
Algae is seen in a Manitoba waterway. (file image)
Published Monday, August 18, 2014 6:44AM CST
Last Updated Monday, August 18, 2014 10:35AM CST
Algae blooms have been found at two Manitoba lakes.
Manitoba Conservation said advisory signs have been posted at Hillside Beach on Lake Winnipeg.
Algae blooms were also spotted at Oak Lake Beach and Ochre Beach on Dauphin Lake.
The levels are above the recreational water quality guideline, but the toxin level is below the guideline.
E. coli levels at all monitored beaches are within the recreational water quality guidelines.