Lake Foam / Algae / Weeds

Have you ever wondered what causes the foaming of surface waters on lakes? Please read the fact sheet.

Lake Algae

EPA Document on Lake Algae - 3 pages

 Alum Treatment for Lake Algae

Algae on Wheeler Drain Channel, June 2, 2019

“Life in the Weeds “ by Dr. Jo Latimore of Michigan State University. Excellent video on the importance of having native aquatic plants/weeds in a lake.

June, 2021 - Hello Hess Lake Residents, please read the one page document from MSU on Lake Aquatic Plants/Weeds, “Be Careful What You Wish For When Managing Aquatic Weeds”. 

https://www.canr.msu.edu/news/be_careful_what_you_wish_for_when_managing_aquatic_weeds

Pollen in Lake Water