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Algae found in lake produces toxins

BROOKVILLE, Ind. (WKRC) -- Swimmers and boaters on a popular local lake got a warning about danger in the water.

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources said a dangerous form of algae has been found in Brookville Lake.  Biologists discovered blue-green algae.  People should not drink the water and if they swim or have contact with it they should wash off right after swimming.
   
Blue-green alga produces a number of different toxins that can make you sick.

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