Benthic Cyanobacteria Warning Makakhi at Motorcamp

Benthic Cyanobacteria has been observed by Horizons staff at this site with exposed mats on the edge.  It is advised that you and your dogs avoid contact with the Makakahi River at this location until further notice as it can be toxic.  Horizons staff will continue to monitor the site on a weekly basis and advise when cyanobacteria levels have reduced sufficently for the alert to be removed.  For more information read the LAWA potentially toxic algae factsheet.