A cyanobacteria ALERT has been issued for Bow Lake, Strafford. Cyanobacteria activity was first observed on 14 November, appearing as green clouds accumulating along some shorelines. See the image attached, taken 14 November near the dam. This alert is based on this image, not a sample review. Following 15 October, NHDES will not be collecting initial bloom samples. Samples will only be reviewed if delivered. If you’re interested in collecting and delivering a sample, please let us know and we will provide instructions.