With lifting of advisories, all Coast beaches open
by MBJ Staff
Published: June 6,2013
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HARRISON COUNTY — The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ), through its Beach Monitoring Program, has lifted two water contact advisories issued June 1 for stretches of Harrison County beach.
Advisories were lifted on the following beach monitoring stations:
• Station 10B — East Courthouse (from Courthouse Road east to Teagarden
• Station 11A — Edgewater (from Debuys Road to Edgewater Avenue
MDEQ reports now all sections of beach are open on the Coast.
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