Let’s talk about cyanobacteria

This story is very sad and involves the loss of a dog who was a beloved family member. You can clock on the image above to read the story.

Cyanobacteria blooms aren’t just for lakes anymore—they are also found in rivers. Please be alert for these unusual appearances in the water. In rivers, they are most likely found in areas where the flow is slow, such as backwaters.

To learn more about identifying blooms and where to submit samples, please visit https://www.des.nh.gov/water/healthy-swimming/harmful-algal-blooms

Please be alert to keep your two- and four-legged family members safe.