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Even bigger algae bloom in Lake Erie?

Warming, farming practices to blame

April 2, 2013
Associated Press

TRAVERSE CITY (AP) - It was the largest algae bloom in Lake Erie's recorded history - a scummy, toxic blob that oozed across nearly one-fifth of the lake's surface during the summer and fall of 2011. It sucked oxygen from the water, clogged boat motors and washed ashore in rotting masses that turned beachgoers' stomachs.



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