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Algal Bloom in Dunn County causes sickness

Algal Bloom in Dunn County causes sickness

Algae
August 27, 2018

The Dunn County Public Health Department has reported the first case of sickness caused by blue-green algae bloom in the county. Symptoms can show up  minutes to hours after exposure and can include shortness of breath, headache, fever, vomiting, and more. Please keep in mind that pets are also susceptible to illness from exposure to the algal bloom.