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The Health Unit strongly recommends getting immunized according to the Publicly Funded Immunization Schedule for Ontario.
Blue-green algae are microscopic bacteria that occur naturally in fresh water lakes. In warm weather, with the right nutrients and low wind, they can form a large mass called a bloom.
Ticks are a relative to the spider and are a crawling, non-flying insect that feed on blood. They vary in size and colour. Female ticks will get larger and change colour when feeding. Ticks can spread Lyme disease.
West Nile Virus (WNV) is a mosquito transmitted virus that can be transferred to humans from the bite of an infected mosquito.