By CBSBoston.com Staff

BOSTON (CBS) — A public health advisory for Jamaica Pond has been lifted.

The pond is now open for recreational activities like boating and fishing and warning signs were removed.

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Jamaica Pond has been closed since July 30 because of a potentially dangerous boom of cyanobacteria algae.

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The advisory was lifted after the water was tested multiple times over the last two weeks.

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CBSBoston.com Staff