Great Lakes Now

Algae Retrospective

Clip | 4m 33s

In August, 2014 hundreds of thousands of people in Michigan and Ohio were left without clean drinking water. The cause: A toxic algae bloom in Lake Erie. Detroit Public Television looks back at the causes and effects of last year’s bloom, and asks the question: Will it happen this year?

Aired: 12/29/15

Rating: NR

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