Lake Tutira, NZ

Lake Tutira turns toxic due to a cyanobacterial bloom.

Location: -39.2117831, 176.8705752

Cyanobacteria can turn lakes green but in rivers it usually occurs as dark brown mats attached to rocks or on the surface in shallow, slow-flowing water.

 

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