Recreational exposures can occur while swimming, wading, fishing, or boating in areas with Harmful Algal Blooms if this water is touched, swallowed, or airborne droplets are inhaled. Exposure to Harmful Algal Blooms can cause:
- diarrhea, nausea, or vomiting
- skin, eye, or throat irritation
- allergic reactions
- breathing difficulties
Seek medical attention if you experience these symptoms after exposure to Harmful Algal Blooms.