The Toxic Blue-Green Algae Responsible For Killing Dogs Around The U.S. Has Been Found In Minnesota
We all know that summer is a beautiful, fun-filled time of year for Minnesota. It’s a chance to get outside and use the 10,000 lakes that give the state its nickname. But summer also bring hazard do some of these lakes. We already covered the E. coli outbreak on several Minnesota lakes. But there’s another hazard to be aware of. Read on to learn everything you need to know about the toxic algae responsible for killing dogs that has been found in Minnesota.
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Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 19 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at [email protected] or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
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