Scientists: Great South Bay Off Long Island Suffering Through Most Intense Brown Tide In YearsIt has become an annual troubling sight off Long Island and it's not getting any better.
Early 'Mahogany Tide' Algae Bloom In Great South Bay Has Environmental Experts Greatly ConcernedScientists say the very early appearance this week of an algae bloom off of Long Island is a sign nitrogen pollution is getting worse.
Expert: Why Some New Jersey Lakes Are Danger Spots For Swimmers This SummerDr. Angela Cristini, a professor of biology at Ramapo College, talks on the rise of algae blooms keeping swimmers out of some of New Jersey's most popular lakes.
Swimming Banned On Another NJ Lake Due To Toxic Algae BloomsWhile the hottest days of summer force involuntary sweating, a dip in Greenwood Lake is now off limits to cool off.
Lake Hopatcong Algae Bloom So Bad, Officials Warn Against Even Touching The WaterNew Jersey environmental officials say people shouldn't swim in New Jersey's largest lake or even touch the water because of the presence of an extensive harmful algae bloom.
Algae Bloom Spoils Swimming In New Jersey's Lake Hopatcong For WeeksContact with the water can lead to a range of health issues, from rashes to flu-like symptoms.
Non-Toxic Algae Bloom Off Jersey Shore Discolors Ocean, Scares Some Sunbathers AwayThe beaches along the Jersey Shore remain packed with people, but there's something a little off about the sea water. The Department Of Environmental Protection told CBS 2's Vanessa Murdock the water is safe and the natural algae bloom is non-toxic.