Lakeshore Segment Southwest 2: Cass Park to Glenwood Point

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Bloom Events
Bloom Code Date Water Body County Bloom Extent Bloom Genera [1] Microcystin (ug/L) [2]
1 19-3431-B1 July 13, 2019 Cayuga Lake Tompkins Large Localized Dolichospermum 0.37
2 20-3430-B1 July 09, 2020 Cayuga Lake Tompkins Widespread Dolichospermum 1.0
3 20-3430-B2 July 15, 2020 Cayuga Lake Tompkins Small Localized (few properties) Dolichospermum 0.15
4 20-3430-B3 September 06, 2020 Cayuga Lake Tompkins Small Localized (few properties) Microcystis 0.65
5 20-3430-B4 September 21, 2020 Cayuga Lake Tompkins Small Localized (few properties) Dolichospermum, Microcystis 78.7
6 21-3430-B1 July 19, 2021 Cayuga Lake Tompkins Widespread Dolichospermum 0.33
7 21-3430-B2 August 03, 2021 Cayuga Lake Tompkins Small Localized (few properties) Dolichospermum 0.85
8 22-3431-B1 July 19, 2022 Cayuga Lake Tompkins Widespread Dolichospermum 1.01
9 21-3430-B3 October 06, 2021 Cayuga Lake Tompkins Large Localized Microcystis 41.3
10 19-3430-B1 July 13, 2019 Cayuga Lake Tompkins Large Localized Dolichospermum 1.253
11 23-3494-B1 July 08, 2023 Cayuga Lake Tompkins Large Localized Dolichospermum 0.15
12 24-3432-B1 June 16, 2024 Cayuga Lake Tompkins Large Localized
[1] Genera - plural of genus, a category of classification in biology that ranks between the family level and the species level. Because there are many different species of bacteria that are difficult to distinguish, it is more useful to classify bacteria by genus rather than species.
[2] Total Microcystins and Nodularins (EPA 546)