For Immediate Release
November 3, 2010

KDHE Office of Communications
communications@kdheks.gov, 785-296-0461

Public Health Information Concerning Blue-Green Algae in Kansas Waters

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) continues to monitor waters for blue-green algae. The following advisory has been rescinded.

Rescinded
Central Park Lake in Shawnee County has been deemed safe for public use. The public health advisory restricting activities due to harmful blue-green algae has been lifted.

Further information on algae and algae blooms can be found at:
http://www.kdheks.gov/algae-illness/index.htm