The Toxic Blue-Green Algae Responsible For Killing Dogs Around The U.S. Has Been Found Near Buffalo

Creating a scare across the entire country, this summer multiple states including Georgia, North Carolina, and Texas have discovered harmful blue-green algae in their bodies of water. Unfortunately, as much as we’d like it to be so, the state of New York isn’t immune to this alarming toxin. This week one of our nearby counties made headlines after a popular dog park reported having harmful blue-green algae in its waters. To make sure that you and your loved ones stay safe this year, check out the latest information that we have for you below.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

If you’re wondering what waters are safe to explore, then be sure to read about how you can Take This History Tour By Boat To Learn About Buffalo In A Whole New Way!