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Lake Erie’s Toxic Algae Bloom Seen From Space: Green Scum Rampant In The Great Lakes (PHOTOS)

While the algae doesn’t directly kill fish, it’s still not good. As the algae dies, it’s broken down by bacteria which uses oxygen from the water. This oxygen removal creates areas where fish can’t survive. In addition, if consumed, it can also create flu-like symptoms in people or even kill pets.

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