Bad bloom: Why is Lake Okabena green?

July 23, 2013 at 2:06 pm in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Mats of blue-green algae mimicked the appearance of an oil spill along the shores of Lake Okabena and into Whiskey Ditch Monday morning, bringing with it the rotten-egg-like odor caused as the bacteria decay.Recent days of hot, humid w…continue reading on