Image of the Day: Rowing Not So Gently Down the Stream

A fisherman rows his boat on the water near Chaohu Lake in China. Since mid-June, blue-green algae have become a problem on the lake because of rising temperature and a lack of rain and wind. Since large amounts of blue-green algae has the potential to be toxic to humans and animals if ingested in large quantities, the local water department has measures in place to ensure the safety of the drinking water.

Credit: Yang Xiaoyuan / Xinhua via Zuma