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Lake Erie Algal Bloom Update

Beach Algae An algal bloom has been observed in the Western Basin of Lake Erie including the Islands. Kelleys Island municipal water supply treatment plant continues to sample water daily in cooperation with the Erie County Health Department and the Ohio EPA.

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September and October 2015

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2015 Public Health Outreach Clinics

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Lyme Disease Cases in Ohio Continue to Increase

In 2014, the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 119 cases of Lyme disease from 32 Ohio counties. Cases of Lyme disease have steadily increased in Ohio over the past 3 years (66 cases in 2012, 93 cases in 2013, 119 cases in 2013) after an average of 53.5 cases reported annually for the prior 10 years (2002-2011). Click Here To Read More.

Additional Resources

Lyme Disease Fact Sheet
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What is Ehrlichiosis?
What is Spotted Fever Rickettsiosis?

March 2015

2014 Annual Report

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Hey Parents, Immunize!

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Mosquitos



Exposure to mosquito bites places your family at risk for diseases such as West Nile Virus. Learn more by watching the video.

FONSI ASSESSMENT FOR PUBLIC VIEWING

THE ERIE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT HAS BEEN AWARDED $70,000 IN FUNDING FOR THE REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT OF FAILING PRIVATE SEWAGE TREATMENT SYSTEMS. AS PART OF OUR APPROVAL FOR FUNDING WE ARE REQUIRED TO POST THE FOLLOWING FONSI ASSESSMENT FOR PUBLIC VIEWING: Click Here For Details.

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Tick Bite Information

Ticks are a public health concern. Read the Tick Bite Information Sheet to prevent a tick bite or find out what to do if bitten by a tick. Learn More»

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