Archived HAB Reports

Below are HABs that have been reported and confirmed prior to 2019.  Click a waterbody name to view cyanotoxin data.

Reported

Bloom Location

Agency

Investigation Findings

Status

Waterbody

Watershed

10/26/2018  Stonecoal Reservoir  West Fork  WVDEP HAB genera present: Aphanizomenon, Dolichospermum No Advisory Posted 
10/24/2018  Schenk Lake Upper Ohio South  WVDEP HAB genera present: Woronichinia  No Advisory Posted
10/2/2018  Tracy Lake   Little Kanawha WVDEP HAB genera present: Woronichinia, Dolichospermum, Microcystis, Oscillatoria  No Advisory Posted 
8/29/2018  North Fork Hughes River  Little Kanawha  WVDEP non-cyanobacteria HAB genera present: Euglena sp. No Advisory Posted 
8/28/2018  Upper Mud River Reservoir  Lower Guyandotte  WVDEP  HAB genera present: Phormidium, Oscillatoria  No Advisory Posted 
8/15/2018  Rollins Lake Middle Ohio South  WVDEP HAB genera present: Cylindrospermopsis  No Advisory Posted 
8/13/2018  R. D. Bailey Lake  Upper Guyandotte  WVDEP  HAB genera present: Phormidium, Oscillatoria, Lyngbya  No Advisory Posted 
7/18/2018  Berwind Lake  Tug Fork  WVDEP  non-cyanobacteria HAB genera present: Euglena sp.  No Advisory Posted 
7/17/2018  Elk Fork Lake  Middle Ohio South WVDEP HAB genera present: Aphanizomenon  No Advisory Posted 
 7/16/2018  Right Fork Frozencamp Creek Lake Middle Ohio South  WVDEP HAB genera present: Planktothrix sp., Dolichospermum  No Advisory Posted

3/6/2018

Fort Ashby Lake

North Branch Potomac

WVDEP

HAB genera present: Planktothrix rubescens

Watch Advisory lifted on 4/26/2018

1/22/2018

South Mill Creek Lake

South Branch Potomac

WVDEP

HAB genera present: Planktothrix rubescens

Watch Advisory lifted on 7/9/2018

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