|HARMFUL ALGAL BLOOMS (HABs) INFORMATION:
Blue-green algae blooms (Cyanobacteria), which can be harmful to people and pets, has been confirmed in the following waters:
Budd Lake, Morris Co.
Deal Lake, Monmouth Co.
Memorial Lake, Salem Co.
Orange Reservoir, West Orange, Essex Co.
Rahway River (South Orange Ave. vicinity), Essex Co.
Southard Park Pond (Bernards Twp./Somerset)
Unnamed Lake, Saddle River Park, Bergen Co.
Weequahic Lake, Essex Co.
All contact with the water should be avoided and fish caught should not be consumed from affected waterbodies.
For a listing of affected waters visit the CyanoHABs Events page.
For information on HABs and to report suspected blooms visit the Bureau of Freshwater & Biological Monitoring website.
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