MDEQ lifts water contact advisory for Coast beach
by MBJ Staff
Published: September 25,2013
Tags: beach, City of Long Beach, environment, fish, fishing, Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality, outdoors, pollution, public health, swim, swimmer, swimming, tourist, tourisxm, vacation, visitor
LONG BEACH — The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ), through its Beach Monitoring Program, has lifted the water contact advisory issued Sept. 19 for a stretch of beach in Harrison County.
The advisory was lifted for Station 7A in Long Beach, which runs from Oak Gardens Avenue east to S. Girard Avenue.
Water samples at this station shows the area has attained acceptable
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