High Cyanobacteria Levels Close Beaches

Cyanobacteria image courtesy of Roger FrymireMyRWA cyanobacteria monitors found high levels of the potentially harmful blue-green algae at both Horn Pond in Woburn and Wedge Pond in Winchester on July 25. MyRWA contacted the Department of Public Health with this data and the Towns have since posted advisory signs at the beaches to alert the public of this potential health risk.

Read more about MyRWA's Cyanobacteria Monitoring Program.