The Cayuga County Health Department announced Wednesday that the Cayuga Lake bathing beaches at the Wells College Dock in the Village of Aurora and Frontenac Park in the Village of Union Springs have been re-opened. The two beaches, along with the beach at the Owasco Yacht Club on Owasco Lake were closed after Harmful Algal Blooms were spotted. The Owasco Lake beach was reopened on Monday.
Members of the public are encouraged to report the presence of Harmful Algal Blooms to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) by email.
For more information regarding harmful algal blooms visit the health department website or if you have questions you can call the Cayuga County Health Department at 315-253-1560.