Algae Bloom

Lake Ronkonkoma Back Open After High Bacteria Levels DropThe blue-green algae bloom carries the same lake bacteria that killed a dog in the Hamptons last year.
Christie Unveils Barnegat Bay Protection ProgramThe centerpiece of the plan is the early closure of the Oyster Creek nuclear power plant. The plant sucks 1.4 billions of gallons of water each day from the bay and then discharges warmer water back.