Cyanobacteria Alert for Schoolhouse Pond in Brewster

Cyanobacteria bloom at Schoolhouse Pond Town Landing. Town of Brewster.

BREWSTER – A cyanobacteria bloom has been reported at Schoolhouse Pond Town Landing in Brewster by the Association to Preserve Cape Cod. 

The town has posted a health advisory for the pond, urging residents to avoid contact with the water where a visible algal bloom is present. 

Pets and children are especially susceptible to cyanotoxins through accidental ingestion, said the Association. 

Town officials said testing will continue on a weekly basis to monitor cyanobacteria levels.

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Grady Culhane is a Cape Cod native currently living in Eastham. He studied media communications at Cape Cod Community College and joined the News Center in 2019.
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