More testing being done at Prospect Lake for blue-green algae
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COLORADO SPRINGS — More testing is being at Prospect Lake in Colorado Springs after it tested positive for blue-green algae earlier this month. Those results should be back on Friday.
Until the test comes back clean, you and your pets need to stay away from the water because the algae can be deadly.
''It will make you really sick, it's actually liver and kidney toxic, so it can kill you, just like it would any of your pets," says Erik Rodriguez, an environmental health and safety specialist for Colorado Springs Parks and Recreation.
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