Tag: Strawberry Reservoir

Strawberry River Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Due to state budget cuts, the harmful algal bloom program is being funded by EPA through a one-time grant. This limits DWQ’s monitoring to 18 priority waterbodies in Utah. Update July 19, 2020 The Strawberry River Day Use Area is under a Health Watch after a recreator observed decaying harmful algal bloom (HAB) material along …

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Strawberry Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Update September 21, 2020 Wasatch County Health Department has issued a Warning Advisory for Strawberry Reservoir at all public access points. On September 16, 2020, the DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Strawberry Reservoir. The monitoring team observed a harmful algal bloom at the Day Use Marina. Cyanotoxin and toxigenic cell density samples were collected. Results …

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Strawberry Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2019

Update November 8, 2019 The Wasatch County Health Department (WCHD) has removed the Warning Advisory on Strawberry Reservoir. Toxin test results received from the Utah Public Health Lab (UPHL) for samples collected by the Division of Water Quality (DWQ) on October 24, 2019, at the Narrows on Strawberry Reservoir showed microcystin levels well below the …

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