RESOLVED: Elk Lake Tests Positive for Toxic Blue-Green Algae

Nov 20, 2018 (updated Mar 07, 2019, 2:21pm)

As of March 7, the advisory has been lifted at Elk Lake. However, blue-green algae blooms are unpredictable and may occur at any time.

The blue-green algae advisory is now lifted at Elk Lake, located in Elk/Beaver Lake Regional Park. Samples collected at the beach indicated a “below detection limit” result for cyanotoxins. The extended absence of blue-green scum combined with test results are good indicators that the bloom is over. Read more>>