Local officials discuss future plans for fighting blue-green algae toxins in Owasco Lake

Blue-green algae, also know as cyanobacteria, remains on the brains of local officials as they gear up for next summer. This week, water operators for the city of Auburn’s treatment plant continued exploring new design options to keep toxins called microcystin from getting into the treated water, and state and local officials continued their discussions on next steps, too. Members of the Cayuga County Water Quality Management Agency discussed the various follow-ups at a meeting Thursday morning.

The Citizen:
Read More

Also on FingerLakes1.com