Government of New Brunswick

The Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health provides advisories, alerts and information that are of concern to the health of New Brunswick residents.

All other current Public Health alerts and advisories can be found on the Government of New Brunswick Public Advisories and Alerts webpage.



Current Public Health Advisories and Alerts

The Department of Health encourages the public to be active and enjoy the outdoors but be aware that blue-green algal blooms can be unpredictable. Advisories are issued to inform local recreational water users to help make informed decisions on water use in the affected area and to be more aware to look for the formation of highly visible blooms and scum, which pose the most risk.


Location Date
McLaughlin Reservoir Fall 2015
Wheaton Lake Summer 2016
Washademoak Lake Summer 2016
Grand Lake Summer 2016
Harvey Lake Summer 2016
Chamcook Lake Summer 2016
Lake Utopia Summer 2016
Lac Baker Summer 2016
Lac Unique Summer 2016
Irishtown Nature Park Summer 2016
Mapleton Reservoir Summer 2016
Camp Lake Summer 2016
Bathurst Lake Summer 2016
Location Boil Order Do Not Drink Other Date Comments
Pine Tree Mini Homes Park     May 23, 2016 Power outage and loss of pressure
February 25, 2016
February 25, 2016

The Department of Health updates this boil order list each business day.
For up-to-date information, particularly after business hours, please contact your municipality.