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Posted on: September 11, 2013

[ARCHIVED] Press Release: Blue-Green Algae Bloom-Silver Lake

Cowlitz County Public Health officials are advising the public avoid direct contact with water at Silver Lake due to cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) bloom. Because exposure to cyanobacteria can cause disease, public health officials are recommending:
No swimming, wading or activities that involve water contact,
No wind surfing or sail boarding,
No water contact for animals,
Precautions against contact with water while boating or fishing.

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