Environmental & Economic Impact
Harmful algal blooms in the U.S result in more than $2 billion annually of recreational, drinking, and agricultural water resources.
estimated annual economic loss caused by cHABS in Western Lake Erie - International Joint Commission
Cyanobacteria is moderately present in
all 48 contiguous states
according to the National Lakes Assessment. - ScienceDirect
Currently, there are no federal regulations to address cyanobacteria in surface water under the Clean Water Act.
Updated: 03/18/2019 02:40PM