Outdoor Idaho

Health of our Lakes

Season 33 Episode 7 | 26m 48s Video has closed captioning.

From the air, northern Idaho’s lakes appear as pools of blue, shimmery water. But if you look at a microscopic level, you’ll find signs they are in trouble. A microscopic organism threatens the water quality of these lakes. Outdoor Idaho:The Health of Our Lakes follows scientists and lake managers as they investigate increasing levels of cyanobacteria or blue-green algae and search for solutions

Aired: 05/18/16

Rating: TV-G

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Major Funding Provided by the Laura Moore Cunningham Foundation, Additional funding provided by the National Science Foundation and the National Science Foundation Idaho EPSCoR Program