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Posted on: July 14, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Public Health Advisory- South Meadow Pond- Advisory Lifted 8/9/2023


The Cyanobacteria Advisory has been lifted as of 8/9/2023.

Previous Post on 8/2/2023

The cyanobacteria advisory for South Meadow Pond remains in effect.

Mass Department of Public Health (MDPH) requires two rounds of samples below the guideline level, collected one week apart, to recommend rescinding an advisory.  At this time the advisory remains in effect.

Previous posting:

The Clinton Board of Health has posted a public health advisory for South Meadow Pond /Mossy Pond

Harmful Algal Bloom Present

Waterbody Unsafe for People and Pets

Do not swim (Humans and pets)

Do not swallow water

Keep animals away

Rinse off after contact with the water.

For general questions about cyanobacteria, visit the Massachusetts Department of Public Health website.

Mass DPH Algae Blooms

Harmful Algae Bloom Fact Sheet

For questions about the advisory at this waterbody contact the Clinton Board of Health at 978-365-4116.

Date of posting July 14, 2023

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