Dangerous toxin concentrations in the water can be harmful to humans and animals.
You can be exposed to these toxins thorugh acccidental swallowing.
The toxins can lead to numbness, tingling, dizziness, weakness, dairrhea, nausea, cramps and fainting.
These symptoms usually occur in less than 24 hours.
Drinking water directly from the Wickiup Reservoir is especially dangerous.
Children and pets are at increased risk because of their size and level of activity.
The public will be adivsed when the concern no longer exists.