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Lee Co. Department of Health lifts health alert at Franklin Locks

Florida Department of Health
Posted at 5:57 PM, Jun 16, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-16 17:57:14-04

OLGA, Fla. — After the Florida Department of Environmental Protection sampled the area, they did not detect the presence of microcystin toxins.

The DOH reminds people that, when toxins are detected, they should avoid contact with the water while using the boat ramp.

If you want more information on blue-green algae, go to the Department of Health’s website.

If you want to report a new algae bloom, go to DEP’s Algae Bloom Monitoring & Response webpage.