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RAY BROOK | A new map — updated online daily — will help summer swimmers, boaters, hikers and paddlers track harmful algal blooms (HABs) in lakes, ponds and rivers around the region. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | For many years, Lake George Village government has been formulating plans to modernize their treatment of municipal sewage to curb pollution of groundwater that eventually seeps into the lake, causing algae blooms. Read more

The Sun

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WARREN COUNTY | With the intent of protecting the water quality of Lake George, five communities surrounding the lake have been awarded more than  $2 million in state grants. Read more

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RAY BROOK | Harmful algal blooms are a concern for safe water play come summer. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The recent North Country Algal Blooms Summit in Ticonderoga was part of a $65 million initiative to understand and prevent the growth of summer algae blooms. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Experts briefed state and local officials last week in Syracuse on harmful algal blooms. Read more

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TICONDEROGA — The state has rolled out details on a series of summits designed to find ways to combat the harmful algal blooms threatening upstate lakes. Read more

The Sun

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MONTPELIER — The Vermont legislature is now well into the final chapter of a high-stakes saga that began in 2010. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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The village of Lake George took a major step forward this week toward solving its ongoing problem of excessive pollutants in the effluent emerging from its municipal sewage plant. Read more

The Sun