Red Alert warning lifted at Lake Ainsworth

Red Alert warning lifted at Lake Ainsworth

21 March 2018

The red alert warning for Lake Ainsworth has been lifted by Ballina Shire Council following consecutive results below red alert levels over the past two weeks. Lake Ainsworth is now at Amber Alert with some visible scums still present in areas of the lake.

As the red alert has been lifted there are no longer any restrictions on recreational activities, however areas where visible scums are present should be avoided.

Updates about blue-green algae blooms and red level warning areas can be obtained by calling 1800 999 457 or visiting our algae webpage.

Contact: Tony Webber

Phone: 0428 613 478


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