Algae Warnings At 6 Lakes
Associated Press - July 4, 2015 7:12 am
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has issued a warning of high levels of toxic blue-green algae for six lakes.
The agency said Thursday the lakes under warning status are in Brown, Sedgwick, Jewell, Marion, Barton and Rooks counties.
The environmental agency said in a statement that boating and fishing on the lakes under warning are safe, but people should avoid direct contact with the water.