Category: Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs)

Smith and Morehouse Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update June 11, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On June 3rd, the DWQ waterborne pathogens monitoring team visited Smith and Morehouse Reservoir. Samples from the west side near the boat ramp did not contain E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly. Update June 4, 2021 (HABs) On June 3rd, the DWQ HABs monitoring team …

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Scofield Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update June 16, 2021 The Southeast Utah Health Department has issued a Health Advisory for Scofield Reservoir. Note: This is not a formal advisory level but rather an indication that a bloom may exist or become more severe based on available information from Utah DWQ and Utah Department of Health. Toxigenic cyanobacteria cell densities results …

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San Juan River Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update June 15, 2021 On June 10th, San Juan Health Department visited San Juan River for routine waterborne pathogen monitoring. Samples from Sand Island and the Mexican Hat US-63 Crossing did not contain E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly. Update June 2, 2021 The Division of Water Quality and Utah Department …

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Rockport Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update June 14, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On June 3rd, the DWQ waterborne pathogens monitoring team visited Rockport Reservoir. Samples from near the Highland Picnic area and at western beach near SR32 MP 25.9 did not contain E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly. Update June 4, 2021 (HABs) On June 3rd, the …

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Red Fleet Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update June 14, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On June 8th, Tri-County Health Department visited Red Fleet State Park. Samples from near the boat launch ramp did not contain E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly. Update June 2, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) The Division of Water Quality and Utah Department of Health began monitoring …

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Pineview Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update June 11, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On June 2nd, the Weber-Morgan Health Department visited Pineview Reservoir. Samples from near the middle inlet, Cemetery Point, and Anderson Cove Beach did not contain E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly. Update June 4, 2021 (HABs) On June 1st, the DWQ HABs monitoring team visited …

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Otter Creek Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update June 9, 2021 The DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Otter Creek Reservoir on June 8th. Harmful algal blooms were not observed at the South Point Beach Access, East Side, or south of Citizen Point. Cyanotoxin and cell density samples were not collected. As UDWQ and UDOH continue to visit and monitor waterbodies, updates will …

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Newton Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update June 17, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On June 15th, the Utah Water Watch visited Newton Reservoir. Samples taken near the southeast side near the boat ramp did not contain E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly. Update June 2, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) The Division of Water Quality and the Utah Department of …

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