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" Algae warning at Barton Broad 02 September 2005 06:30 People using a picturesque broad were last night urged to avoid the water following an outbreak of poisonous algae. The toxic blue-green algae has been found in Barton Broad, near Stalham, forcing authorities to issue a warning to stay away. "
Hi well we are goin to norfolk this weekend we do a LOT of fishing there am now wondering if it is safe not just for us but for the Wild life and fish ? any info please we would be really gratefull thanks Sue & Wato
what do you mean you want to water ski ..... i cant row that fast !!!!!!!!!!!
Hi There are Broads Information Centres at Potter Heigham Staithe, Ranworth Staithe, Beccles Staithe and Hoveton (Wroxham) Station Road and hopefully they would be able to advise on current situation. Speak to a River Ranger otherwise.
If you are a dog owner they should not be allowed to swim in or drink the river water.
Come to Norfolk and have a great holiday.
I expect it will all go back to normal when the weather changes but it looks like it's going to be another lovely weekend.