Results of Sodus Bay Toxin Samples Collected on August 16th, 2012
8/16/2012 Dogwood Lane 0.028 Minimal risk
8/16/2012 Skipper’s Marina 0.018 Minimal risk
8/16/2012 Oak Park Marina 0.022 Minimal risk
8/16/2012 Emerald Point Road 0.007 Minimal risk
8/16/2012 Arney’s Marina 0.01 Minimal risk
8/16/2012 Katlynn Marina 0.007 Minimal risk
8/16/2012 Public Beach Pier 0.016 Minimal risk
Samples collected on August 16th were analyzed for blue-green algal toxins using the protein phosphatase inhibition assay.
All samples had very low toxin levels and are considered a minimal risk.
A bloom of blue-green algae was present along the east coast of the bay. Users are encouraged to avoid contact with visible blooms as other irritants may be present.