Help Save Pinto Lake
What are the issues Pinto Lake is facing?
There are currently two (2) environmental issues facing Pinto Lake. The first is the threat of Zebra and Quagga Mussels that can easily be transported from other waterways. You can read more about it by clicking here.
The second is the blue-green algae blooms. Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) are any of a number of species of microscopic bacteria that are photosynthetic. They may exist as single cells or groups of cells. They occur naturally in surface waters. You can read more about it by clicking here.
Selection of reports and papers relevant to Pinto Lake
Pinto Lake Final Report-10-443- 553- 2 (1.2 MiB)
Alum CurrentResearch PPT (3.4 MiB)
Alum Dosing Of Tributary Streams Rotura Lake (709.5 KiB)
BG Effects On Aquatic Organisms (5.1 MiB)
BGA HogerDssrtn 2003 (2.9 MiB)
OEHHA Cyano Guidance May 2012 (939.8 KiB)
OEHHA Guidance Microcystins (160.1 KiB)
Pinto Lake Implementation Strategy Final (4.8 MiB)