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Somenos Lake Algae Bloom
July 30, 2015The Municipality of North Cowichan is advising the public of a blue-green algae bloom at Somenos Lake near the Drinkwater Road fishing dock. Lake visitors are advised to avoid areas near the visible blue-green sheen, which appears as surface scum on the lake. Pet owners are advised to keep animals on a leash and to prevent them from drinking or swimming in the lake.