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Algae bloom detected at Boysen

Annual occurrence limits recreation at Brannon Boat Ramp

 

August 8, 2018



THERMOPOLIS — The North Marina (Brannon Boat Ramp) has tested positive for an algae bloom, according to Boysen State Park.

In a Facebook page announcement, park officials stated that this is an annual occurrence and any areas where the algae is present, it can be seen in the water.

According to the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), the Wyoming DEQ, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH), and the Wyoming Livestock Board (WLB) are advising the public to avoid and keep animals away from blue-green algae blooms in Wyoming’s lakes and reservoirs and to report suspected blo...



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