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Government of Western Australia - Department of Fisheries
Friday 24 January 2020

Third update: Swan and Canning algal bloom warning remains in place

​The Department of Health is reminding recreational water users that the toxic Alexandrium algal bloom warning for the Swan and Canning river systems remain in place.

This reminder comes ahead of the Australia Day long weekend, a peak period for recreational use of these waterways.

Fish, crabs or shellfish collected from within the following waterways should not be consumed due to the potentially toxic Alexandrium algae.

For more details, see the Department of Health warning at:

https://ww2.health.wa.gov.au/Media-releases/2020/Third-update-Swan-and-Canning-algal-bloom-warning-remains-in-place

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