Wed, Nov 20 | 7 Lakes Alliance

Metaphyton: What is it? With Scott Williams, Lake Stewards of Maine

Have you ever wondered what the cotton candy like clouds of algae near your shoreline are?
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Metaphyton: What is it? With Scott Williams, Lake Stewards of Maine

Time & Location

Nov 20, 2019, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
7 Lakes Alliance, 137 Main St, Belgrade Lakes, ME 04918, USA

About The Event

Have you ever wondered what the cotton candy like clouds of algae near your shoreline are? The catch-all term for this type of algae is “metaphyton” and it can include all sorts of algae and cyanobacteria species. A lot about metaphyton is still poorly understood, but in this talk, Scott Williams, Executive Director, of the Lake Stewards of Maine will bring us up to date on knowledge of metaphyton, what causes it, and what we can do about it.

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