MDEQ lifts one Gulf Coast beach advisory
by MBJ Staff
Published: March 6,2013
GULFPORT — The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ), through its Beach Monitoring Program, has lifted one water contact advisory issued March 1.
The advisory has been lifted for Station 10-Gulfport Central, which extends from Alfonso Drive east to the old VA entrance.
Water samples at this station show the area has attained acceptable bacteria levels.
A list of stations still under advisory and more information on the Mississippi Beach Monitoring Program are available at www.usm.edu/gcrl/msbeach/index.cgi.
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