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Algal alert

There are algal alerts in place for the upper Canning River near Kent Street Weir, Wilson, and the Canning Estuary near Shelley.

The City of Canning and Department of Health have erected warning signs at the Kent Street Weir and advise that you, and your pets, avoid contact with the water.

Department of Health advice is to avoid primary contact activities (e.g. swimming) in this area and rinse off if you have contact with the water. Fish in the area may be impacted.

Call Parks and Wildlife on 9278 0900 or after hours on 0419 192 845 if you see any sluggish or dead fish.

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