Current Advisories/Warnings

PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY LEVELS: KDHE may issue two levels of public health protection notifications: a Public Health Watch or Public Health Warning. These notification levels are determined by the concentration of a harmful toxin(s) or the concentration of cyanobacteria cell counts.

Public Health Watch--

  • Notifies public that a hazardous condition exists
  • Signs should be posted at all public access locations
  • Water may be unsafe for humans/animals
  • Discourage contact

Public Health Warning-

  • Notifies public that conditions are unsafe
  • Water contact should not occur
  • All conditions of Advisory remain in effect

Last updated on: 10/30/2014 13:59:16
The following lakes will remain on the list until the beginning of the 2015 HAB season.

Warning Sign
  • CHISHOLM CREEK PARK LAKE (North), Sedgwick County
  • MEMORIAL PARK LAKE (Veteran's Lake), Barton County

Watches Sign
  • None at this time.