HEALTH WARNING UPDATE ISSUED BY CDHB:
River warnings are now in place for potentially toxic benthic algae (cyanobacteria) in the:
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.
To find out where it is safe to swim this summer, visit: http://maps.ecan.govt.nz/WaterQuality/