Resources for Residents
People residing on or near Clear Lake or its creeks have special concerns about harmful algal blooms (HABs). This page has resources for people living and working in the area.
This program aims to track and prevent harmful algal bloom illness state-wide, while also working locally in the Clear Lake, Lake County area to improve outreach, illness reporting, and drinking water monitoring.
State Water Resources Control Board My Water Quality Page CA HABs Portal is the central resource for HABs in the state of California.
Cyanobacteria information from the Lake County Water Resources Department.
HABs information from the California Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment
Illness and Symptoms of Cyanobacteria in Fresh Water from Center for Disease Control and Prevention.