Blue Green Alage
Dr. Charles Ramcharan, at Laurentian University in Sudbury, has been studying blue-green algae since 2007. Dr. Ramcharan spoke with CBC Radio’s Morning North host Marcus Schwabe on July 20, 2011. For more information, listen to the interview: Can we stop Blue-Green Algae?
Restore Your Shore
Phosphorus is known to contribute to the growth of blue-green algae. Research has proven that shoreline vegetation contributes to the health of lakes and streams, including prevents nutrients such as phosphorus from entering the waterways. The 2015 Restore Your Shore program provides free plants and planting assistance to shoreline property owners. Contact the North Bay-Mattawa Conservation Authority before September 30th.
Ongoing Source Water Protection Info
Click Here to learn how to properly protect your property’s water source.