Harmful Algal Bloom Information

harmful algal bloom (HAB) is an overgrowth of algae in a water body that could affect water quality and aquatic life. Some HABs produced by bacteria can create toxins that may also harm people, animals, and the local environment. 

For more information on HAB's in the Finger Lakes click on any of the resources below:

CDC HABs Information

Finger Lakes Watershed Association

Watershed Associations Across the Finger Lakes Region