Blue Green Algae – Yellow Flag

Blue Green Algae has been spotted on Third Lake. Please take precautions when using the lake. Blue Green algae can be very dangerous to pets or children who ingest water containing the algae. Make sure to wash hands after touching lake water and before eating.

Lake County Health Department has taken samples of the algae and results will be updated when they are available. After speaking with LCHD, there are many lakes in the area that are having a similar problems due to warmer weather and lack of rain.