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Neurotoxin found in Lake Winnipeg during periods of algae bloom

Winnipeg - A new study by UBC Okanagan researchers has found that BMAA — a neurotoxin linked to several neurodegenerative diseases — is present in high concentrations during cyanobacteria blooms in Lake Winnipeg.

Cottage development project to begin by Fisher Creek Cree Nation

The government of Canada will help with funding for a new cottage development for the Fisher River Cree Nation. The development will bring in both economic gains and new jobs to the area.
 

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Grand Beach on Lake Winnipeg undergoing eutrophication.
Grand Beach on Lake Winnipeg undergoing eutrophication.
EurekAlert/ Lori Volkart
Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) now orbiting aboard two of NASA’s satellites...
Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) now orbiting aboard two of NASA’s satellites, Terra and Aqua, recorded these images of intense algal blooms in the North Basin in late August/early September of 005.
MODIS images from NASA
“As one of the largest lakes in the world  Lake Winnipeg is very well known  but not much is known...
“As one of the largest lakes in the world, Lake Winnipeg is very well known, but not much is known internationally about the dramatic environmental problems of the lake and the wetlands in its watershed,” said Udo Gattenlohner, of Global Nature Fund.
Manitoba Chamber of Commerce

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