Toxic Algae Blooms in Blue Mesa Reservoir Near Gunnison

Sep 27, 2018

Blue-Green Algae blooms in parts of Blue Mesa Reservoir, 20 miles west of Gunnison, are producing unhealthy levels of cyanotoxins. KBUT’s Christopher Biddle has the story.

Low water levels at Blue Mesa Reservoir has led to cyanotoxin-producing blue-green algae blooms.
Credit National Park Service