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Two Burlington beaches closed by suspected algae blooms - VTDigger

posted at 5:07 pm Mon Jul 13th, 2015 by (WherezIt_Staff)

Two popular Burlington swimming spots, North Beach and Leddy Beach, have been closed due to sightings of potentially toxic blue-green algae in the water, according to a post on the Burlington Parks and Recreation website Monday.

"Welcome heat of summer and blooming blue-green algae," the parks and rec department said in the post, "Due to sighting of blue-green algae at North Beach and Leddy we have closed the beaches. We are currently working with the Health Department and our staff to test and monitor the water.

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