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07/17/17 11:06am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO Blue-green algae on the surface of Fresh Pond Monday morning near the town landing off Lake Drive.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO Blue-green algae on the surface of Fresh Pond Monday morning near the town landing off Lake Drive.

The Department of Public Works has posted signs warning that swimming in Fresh Pond “may pose a risk to your health. Please refrain from swimming.” (more…)

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01/02/15 4:00pm
TIM GANNON PHOTO | The Riverhead sewage treatment plant photographed this month.

TIM GANNON PHOTO | The Riverhead sewage treatment plant photographed this month.

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation  announced last week it has developed a new system to alert the public of sewage pollution discharging from treatment plants into nearby water. (more…)