Study finds Manitoba lakes among most susceptible to algal blooms

Researchers at U of Winnipeg, U of Waterloo, Queens’s University, U of Saskatchewan and Wilfrid laurier University find Manitoba Lakes some of the highest for internal phosphorous loading.

Study finds Manitoba lakes among most susceptible to algal blooms

As many Manitobans know, nothing spoils a trip to the lake like the algal blooms. New research has found the phosphorus that causes the problem can linger for years in the mud at the bottom lakes before being recirculated back into the water to further pollute the lake.

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