The Tenmile Lakes Basin Partnership sampled water on Tenmile Lake on September 13th. The results for Microcystin Toxin at location C1 (Wulfy Beach) shows a level of 1.36 and at North Lake Resort, shows a level of 1.00. People and pets should avoid drinking untreated water. Also avoid areas of obvious algae blooms. The toxin concentration can vary greatly around the lake.
Tenmile Lake Canal that connects North and South Tenmile Lakes. Lakeside, Oregon. (2018) Photo courtesy of The Yellow Desk.