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Thursday, June 2nd, 2011
Photo by Mark Pummell
Grand Lake St. Marys State Park Manager Brian Miller takes a group of state officials by boat onto Grand Lake to see the barges that began distributing alum in the lake today. The goal is to help stave off blue-green algae blooms this summer.
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GRAND LAKE - The most aggressive effort to alleviate Grand Lake of toxic algae blooms has begun with a $3.4 million chemical treatment. Two barges will spray approximately 2.6 million gallons of aluminum sulfate (alum) and sodi . . .
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