Sanitary epidemilogisists asking to refrain temporarily from swimming in the lake Shalkar in Western Kazakhstan
Uralsk. July 10. KazTAG - Sanitary epidemiologisis in Western Kazakhstan recommend travelers to temporarily refrain from swimming in the lake Shalkar.
"Water samples from the lakeShalkarrevealed no excess of sanitary standards. Nevertheless, I want to ask the population: to refrain from swimming in the lake, " said Serikbay Imankul, head of regional department for protection of consumers' rights.
A few days ago, local residents and vacationers found membrane floating on the water surface, the shore was covered with gray-green rind, the lake smelled of rotting biomass, small fish died.