Doctors Lake

Ryan Benk / WJCT News

Two weeks after state officials found toxic algae in Doctors Lake more than 10 times the amount considered safe under U.S. Environmental Protection Agency guidelines, local and state officials are vowing help is on its way.

High Toxin Levels Found In Doctors Lake Algae

Jul 31, 2018
St. Johns Riverkeeper / Via The Florida Times-Union

Toxins from algae found last week near a Clay County Boy Scout camp were more than 10 times above draft safety guidelines prepared by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

St. Johns Riverkeeper

A blue-green algae bloom in Doctors Lake is posing a serious health risk to swimmers.

Florida Department of Environmental Protection

Florida environmental officials want to hear from boaters who spot potentially dangerous algae on and around the St. Johns River.