Originally Posted by Dr.Sid
Nearly everybody globally has to change a LOT of things they do.
Originally Posted by The Atheist
Hi TA. Haha, I haven't seen the latest cyanobacteria reading.
I may have to call the water authority, since Australia's reputation is at stake.
I've reported the blue-green algae before, which happens near the end of every summer.
In the latest local announcement I saw, all the angry hordes of locals were blaming the council.
Blue-green algae and many algal blooms are caused by excess fertiliser and animal waste runoff - in this case, from land upstream into our lake.
The hordes would freak out if they suddenly realised they actually had to change their own land use.
(I left a subtle little comment about the causes in a tiny offshoot discussion.