Scientists: Large harmful algae bloom expected on Lake Erie this summer
On a one to 10 scale, scientists predict this year's bloom on Lake Erie to be a 6.5. Data shows last year's was considered a 4.
"NOAA is currently predicting a large algal bloom for this year," Dr. Tom Bridgeman with The University of Toledo's Lake Erie Center said. "Probably in the top five that we've seen over the last 20 years.