A sign warns of the toxic algae problem in Waughop Lake in Fort Steilacoom Park, Lakewood, March 8, 2016. The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department issued an advisory for toxic algae Wednesday in Lake Steilacoom. The health department urges people to not swim, wade, water ski, or fish in areas with algae.
A sign warns of the toxic algae problem in Waughop Lake in Fort Steilacoom Park, Lakewood, March 8, 2016. The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department issued an advisory for toxic algae Wednesday in Lake Steilacoom. The health department urges people to not swim, wade, water ski, or fish in areas with algae. Peter Haley Staff file, 2016
A sign warns of the toxic algae problem in Waughop Lake in Fort Steilacoom Park, Lakewood, March 8, 2016. The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department issued an advisory for toxic algae Wednesday in Lake Steilacoom. The health department urges people to not swim, wade, water ski, or fish in areas with algae. Peter Haley Staff file, 2016

Caution: Toxic algae afloat in Lake Steilacoom

August 30, 2017 11:49 AM