Harmful Algal Bloom on Grand Lake St. Marys

Ohio Public Health Officials have issed a Recreational No Contact Advisory for Grand Lake St. Marys. A No Contact Advisory sign will be posted when toxin levels exceed the recommended threshold and there are one or more probable cases of human illness or pet deaths attributable to Harmful Algal Blooms (HAB). This sign will warn people that unsafe toxins are present in the water and to avoid any contact.

For more information on HABs visit the Ohio Department of Health

To view the Ohio Department of Health press release click here.

For Health Providers seeking general information click here.

For more information or to report an illness contact your Local Health Department.

 

Date: 
Wednesday, July 29, 2015