Watch for Blue-Green Algae Between Memorial Day and Labor Day we test water at local swimming beaches for blue-green algae to determine if they are safe for swimming and recreation, and to reduce chance for illness.
Deer Ticks and Your Health Summer means lots of time spent outdoors; in the woods, at parks, and in our own backyards. It also means the possibility of a bite from an infected deer tick.
Preventing Mosquito Bites and Disease
Mosquitoes are a real nuisance in the summer months, but their bite can do more than just make you itch; they can transmit diseases like West Nile virus.