Sun, Sand And Sewage: Report Shows Many U.S. Beaches Unsafe For Swimming

Posted In News, Pollution
Jul
23

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Photograph: © SAF – Coastal Care

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A new analysis details widespread bacterial contamination at U.S. beaches, with more than half of the tested sites exceeding a federal safety threshold at least once in 2018.

Nearly 60% of the more than 4,500 beaches sampled in 2018 had at least one day of unsafe bacteria levels…

Read Full Article; Huffington Environment (07-23-2019)

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