Category: Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs)

Mantua Reservoir

Visit the 2019 Photo Gallery Update November 7, 2019 The Bear River Health Department (BRHD) has removed the Danger and Warning Advisories on Mantua Reservoir. Toxin test results received from the Utah Public Health Lab (UPHL) for samples collected by the Division of Water Quality (DWQ) at the dock near the dam on October 25, …

Read More

Protect Your Dog During Harmful Algal Blooms

Dogs can be exposed to toxins by skin contact with water contaminated with cyanobacteria or toxin(s), when swallowing water while playing in the water, or by licking it off fur or hair. If you suspect your dog has been exposed to a toxic algal bloom, please seek immediate veterinary care. Animals may exhibit the following …

Read More

Yuba Lake Algal Bloom Monitoring 2019

Visit the 2019 Photo Gallery Update December 5, 2019 The Central Utah Public Health Department has removed the Warning Advisory for Yuba Lake. Toxin test results received from the Utah Public Health Lab for samples collected by the Division of Water Quality (DWQ) on November 18, 2019, at the West Boat Ramp at Yuba Lake …

Read More

Jordan River and Canals Algal Bloom Monitoring 2019

Update November 7, 2019 The Salt Lake County Health Department has removed the Warning Advisory for Millrace Pond. The close of the monitoring season and removal of advisories doesn’t mean HABs are no longer present, but rather that monitoring data won’t be collected during the colder months to verify their presence. HABs can persist throughout …

Read More

Payson Lakes Algal Bloom Monitoring 2019

Visit the 2019 Photo Gallery Update November 12, 2019 The Utah County Health Department (UCHD) has removed the Warning Advisory for Box Lake, Big East Lake, and McClellan Lake in the Payson Lakes Complex. Toxin test results from the Utah Public Health Lab (UPHL) for samples collected by the Division of Water Quality (DWQ) on …

Read More