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Strange blue waterfall draws visitors, raises concerns

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A small town in upstate New York is feeling blue... After a waterfall suddenly changed color.

Some of the ice on a waterfall in Wolcott has turned a beautiful shade of blue.

Dozens of people are now visiting the falls to take pictures.

But others are concerned about why this is happening.

Environmental officials have done test and nothing harmful has been detected by them so far.

Officials say the color change may have been caused by copper sulfate, which is used to kill algae in farm ponds.

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