Green algae on Lady Bird Lake (IMAGE) University of Texas at Austin Caption Benign green algae cover an anchor pulled from Austin’s Lady Bird Lake. The collaborative study with UT’s Institute for Geophysics and the City of Austin will learn about the algae in Austin’s lakes and whether the emergence of toxic cyanobacteria are related and influenced by similar drivers. Credit Brent Bellinger/City of Austin Usage Restrictions Please include credit when using image. License Original content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.