Category: Health Advisory Panel

Payson Lakes Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Update September 17, 2020 Utah County Health Department has issued a Warning Advisory for Big East Lake. On September 8, 2020, the DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Payson Lakes. The monitoring team observed a harmful algal bloom at Big East Lake. Cyanotoxin and toxigenic cyanobacteria cell count densities samples were taken. Results delivered from Phycotech …

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Palisade Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Update August 25, 2020 On August 25, 2020, the DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Palisade Reservoir. The monitoring team did not observe a cyanobacteria bloom (HAB). The monitoring team will return next month or if there is a report of a suspected HAB. Update August 18, 2020 On August 18, 2020, the DWQ HABs monitoring …

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Jordanelle Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Update August 25, 2020 On August 25, 2020, the DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Jordanelle Reservoir. The monitoring team did not observe a cyanobacteria bloom (HAB) at Hailstone Middle Beach, Aqua Cove and Boat Rental Beach, or the main boat launch. A bloom was observed at Rock Cliff and cyanotoxin and cell density samples were …

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Echo Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Update August 25, 2020 Monitoring Update: On August 25, 2020, the DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Echo Reservoir. The monitoring team did not observe a cyanobacteria bloom (HAB) at Echo Resort Boat Launch. The monitoring team will return next month or if there is a report of a suspected HAB. Update August 13, 2020 On …

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East Canyon Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Update September 15, 2020 Weber-Morgan Health Department has issued a Warning Advisory for East Canyon Reservoir. On September 11, the DWQ HABs monitoring team visited East Canyon Reservoir. The monitoring team observed a cyanobacteria bloom (HAB) at Taylor Hollow. Toxigenic cyanobacteria cell count densities samples were taken and results are pending. Update August 28, 2020 …

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Deer Creek Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Update September 21, 2020 Wasatch County Health Department has issued a Warning Advisory for Deer Creek Reservoir at all public access points. On September 16, 2020, the DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Deer Creek Reservoir. The monitoring team observed a harmful algal bloom at Rainbow Bay and Island Park Marina. Cyanotoxin and toxigenic cell density …

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Otter Creek Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Update September 4, 2020 On September 02, 2020, the DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Otter Creek Reservoir. The monitoring team observed a harmful algal bloom at the midway shore. Cyanotoxin and toxigenic cyanobacteria cell count densities samples were taken and results are pending. Results delivered from Phycotech for samples taken on August 18, 2020, and …

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North Fork of the Virgin River Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Toxins Not Detected In Latest Sample Sample Results Pending Toxic Algal Bloom Found, Toxin Results Pending Toxins Above Advisory Thresholds Update September 15, 2020 The Danger Advisory for the North Fork Virgin River inside Zion National Park remains in place. The Warning Advisory for the North Fork Virgin River outside Zion National Park remains in …

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Utah Lake Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Utah County Alerts To sign up for updates go to alerts.utahcounty.gov and create an account. Select contact methods. Create a profile, select location. Choose alert subscription “Utah Lake” under “Utah County Alerts.” Update September 17, 2020 Utah County Health Department has issued a Danger Advisory for the State Park Marina. The marina remains open for …

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Farmington Pond
E. coli Monitoring 2020

Update September 3, 2020 Samples collected from Farmington Pond on August 28, 2020, continue to show high levels of E. coli. Concentrations remain above the recreational health advisory threshold of 409 MPN per 100 mL. The health advisory remains in effect. Sample Dates and MPN Values August 28, 2020: 686.7 MPN per 100 mL August …

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