Murky water provides clear case for more cleaning

By Letters to the Editor
March 6 2019 - 12:00am

Walking around Lake Tuggeranong on Monday it was clearly evident that the massive algae bloom infecting the lake was getting worse. Not only is the colour of the lake "almost like a green enamel paint" (comment by University of Canberra ecologist Ross Thompson in "Bloomin' trouble down south", March 2) due to the bloom, but the northern end of the lake is now also covered by a thick white scum.

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