Blue-green algae advisory lifted for Baptiste Lake - Athabasca

November 9, 2011

ATHABASCA – Alberta Health Services has lifted the blue-green algae advisory for Baptiste Lake. Monitoring of the lake water has indicated that it is again safe to swim, wade, and consume fish caught from Baptiste Lake.

Blue-green algae signage, previously posted around the lake, has been removed.

If you require further information on blue-green algae, or suspect a problem related to blue-green algae, please call Health Link Alberta at 1-866-408-LINK (5465).

Alberta Health Services is the provincial health authority responsible for planning and delivering health supports and services for more than 3.7 million adults and children living in Alberta. Its mission is to provide a patient-focused, quality health system that is accessible and sustainable for all Albertans.