Neighbors: Yaphank Lake Has Been Ruined By Algae, Invasive PlantsResidents have been none too happy with a decision by the town of Brookhaven, Long Island, to postpone cleanup of a lake overrun with invasive plants and algae.
Bacteria Blamed For Dog's Death Could Pose Health Hazard To Humans As WellA test showed that he was filled with cyanobacteria. The contaminated water tested positive for Blue-Green Algae, the same type of algae has made a new home for itself in parts of Southampton.