Location: Ocoee, FL
Problem: Harmful Algae (Cyanobacteria)
Lake and Pond Heroes: Lance Lombard, Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions, Inc.; Steve Krug, Ocoee Public Works Department; Alan Wilson, Solitude Lake Management
Excess phosphorus was building up in Lake Prima Vista. Lance Lombard and Steve Krug discovered a new sediment-binding technology to stop the phosphorus from blooming into harmful algae. The green, algae-filled lake turned incredibly clear after the treatment and residents couldn’t be happier! Watch the video to hear more about these Heroes.