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River cyanobacteria warnings

HEALTH WARNING UPDATE ISSUED BY CDHB: 
River warnings are now in place for potentially toxic benthic algae (cyanobacteria) in the:

Selwyn River/Waikirikiri at Chamberlains Ford

Mats are detaching and have been observed accumulating along the river edges.

For more information of what potentially toxic cyanobacteria is and what to look out for, visit: https://ecan.govt.nz/…/your-e…/water/cyanobacteria-warnings/ and read our factsheet.