Greenfield Lake Algal Bloom Advisory

Posted June 3, 2016 at 4:39 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County, NC – Regional NC Division of Water Resources staff investigated and reported a dense mass of blue green algae having the potential to cause illness in humans and dogs.  The New Hanover County Health Department is advising citizens to avoid contact with an algal bloom at Greenfield Lake and the adjoining spillway.


Release Contact:
Joshua Swift
New Hanover County
Deputy Health Director

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