2022 Drinking Water Sampling Data

City of Auburn Water Treatment Plant Microcystin Sampling

Sample Collection DateAuburn Raw Water- ug/L

Auburn Drinking Water- ug/LNotes
8/22/2022Less than 0.3
 Less than 0.3Toxins not detected.
8/31/20220.19 Less than 0.3
Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
9/6/2022Less than 0.3
 Less than 0.3Toxins not detected.
9/8/2022Less than 0.3 Less than 0.3Toxins not detected.
9/12/20221.04 Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
9/14/20221.09 Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
9/20/202217.7 Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
9/22/20229.89 Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
9/26/20224.40 Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water. 
9/28/20220.80 Less than 0.3
Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
10/3/20222.31 Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
10/5/20220.17Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.

Units: ug/L is micrograms per Liter 
*Lab results showed low levels of toxins, less than the minimum concentration that can be quantified accurately, detected in the City of Auburn's raw (untreated) water. 
Analyzed by Community Science Institute, Inc. unless otherwise noted. 

Town of Owasco Water Treatment Plant Microcystin Sampling

Sample Collection Date Owasco Raw Water- ug/L Owasco Drinking Water- ug/LNotes
8/22/2022Less than 0.3Less than 0.3Toxins not detected.
8/31/2022Less than 0.3Less than 0.3Toxins not detected.
9/6/20220.15Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water 
9/8/2022Less than 0.3Less than 0.3Toxins not detected.
9/12/20220.23Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
9/14/20220.22Less than 0.3
Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
9/20/20220.33Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
9/22/20220.31Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
9/26/2022Less than 0.3
Less than 0.3
Toxins not detected.
9/28/20220.28Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
10/3/20220.15Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.
10/5/20220.21Less than 0.3Toxins were NOT detected in the treated drinking water.

Units: ug/L is micrograms per Liter  
Analyzed by Community Science Institute, Inc. unless otherwise noted

Wells College Water Treatment Plant Microcystin Sampling

Sample Collection DateWells College
 Raw Water- ug/L
Wells College
 Drinking Water- ug/L 
Notes
None collected to date.







Units: ug/L is micrograms per Liter

The Cayuga County Health Department has a sampling schedule in place, should there be a need to increase monitoring. Results will be posted once they are received.  The Cayuga County Health Department in consultation with the New York State Department of Health will issue necessary advisories for drinking water when levels exceed normal limits.