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Lake Pegasus cyanobacteria warning

HEALTH WARNING UPDATE FROM CDHB (14 February 2017): Health warning issued for Lake Pegasus

The Community and Public Health division of Canterbury District Health Board has issued a health warning after potentially toxic blue-green algae (planktonic cyanobacteria) was found in Lake Pegasus

People and animals, particularly dogs, should avoid Lake Pegasus until the health warning has been lifted

For more information on what potentially toxic cyanobacteria is and what to look out for, visit:

https://ecan.govt.nz/your-region/your-environment/water/cyanobacteria-warnings/