Category: Recreational Monitoring

Pineview Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update November 1, 2021 (HABs) The HABs Warning Advisory for Pineview Reservoir remains in place. Samples taken on 10/25/2021 were returned on October 29th. The sample from along the north shore contained a toxigenic cell density of 665,903 cells/mL which is above the UDWQ/UDOH recommended Warning Advisory threshold of 100,000 cells/mL. DWQ will continue to …

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Palisade Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update September 8, 2021 Due to low water levels, the Division of Water Quality is unable to access the reservoir for testing. Visitors should avoid contact with any floating mats, scums, and discolored water. Learn how to keep yourself and your family safe during waterborne pathogen contamination. Update August 9, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On August …

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Otter Creek Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update October 25, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On October 21st, the Central Utah Public Health Department visited Otter Creek Reservoir. Samples from the beach access did not contain E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly. Update September 30, 2021 (HABs) The DWQ HABs monitoring team re-visited Otter Creek Reservoir on September 29th. Harmful …

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Newton Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update September 22, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogen) On September 21st, 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 July 27, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On July 21st, the Utah Water Watch visited Newton Reservoir. …

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Mill Creek (Grand) Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update November 1, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On October 27th, the Southeast Health Department re-visited Kens Lake. Samples were returned on August 22nd showing E. coli levels below the UDWQ/UDOH recommended Warning Advisory threshold of 235 MPN. Routine sampling will continue monthly Update August 27, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On August 25th, the Southeast Health Department re-visited …

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Maple Dell BSA Pond Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update September 16, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On August 23rd, the Utah County Health Department visited the Maple Dell BSA pond for routine waterborne pathogen monitoring. Samples from the west die did not contain E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly. Update July 13, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On June 29th, Utah County Health …

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Mantua Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update October 27, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On October 25th, the DWQ waterborne pathogens monitoring team visited Mantua Reservoir. Samples from along the north shore contained 261.3 MPN/100mL, which is above the UDWQ/UDOH recommended Warning Advisory threshold of 235 MPN. Follow-up sampling will occur as soon as possible. Update October 25, 2021 (HABs) The Warning Advisory …

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Manila Creek Pond Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update October 7, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On October 6th, the DWQ waterborne pathogens monitoring team visited Manila Creek Pond. Samples taken on the southwest shore did not contain E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly. Update September 23, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On September 22nd, the DWQ waterborne pathogens monitoring team visited Manila …

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Kens Lake Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update November 1, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On October 27th, the Southeast Health Department visited Kens Lake. Samples taken near the parking area at South beach did not contain E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly. Update August 25, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On August 21st, the Southeast Health Department visited Kens Lake. Samples …

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Jordanelle Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update October 21, 2021 (HABs) On October 21st, the DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Jordanelle Reservoir. The monitoring team did not observe a harmful algal bloom at all sites visited. Cyanotoxin and cell density samples were not collected. As UDWQ and UDOH continue to visit and monitor waterbodies, updates will be posted. Update September 16, …

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Joes Valley Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update September 8, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On August 24th, the Southeast Health Department visited Joe’s Valley Reservoir for routine waterborne pathogens sampling. All samples taken contained E.coli below the recreational threshold. Routine sampling will continue monthly. Update July 30, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On July 27th, the Southeast Health Department visited Joe’s Valley Reservoir for routine …

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Hyrum Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update October 25, 2021 (HABs) The DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Hyrum Reservoir on October 25th. Harmful algal blooms were not observed at the State Park Swim Beach or Day Use area. Cyanotoxin and cell density samples were not collected. DWQ will return monthly for routine monitoring. Update September 28, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On September …

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Huntington Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update September 8, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On August 24th, the Southeast Health Department visited Huntington Reservoir for routine waterborne pathogens sampling. Samples taken returned below the recreational threshold of 235 MPN/100mL. Update July 30, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On July 27th, the Southeast Health Department visited Huntington Reservoir for routine waterborne pathogens sampling. Samples north of …

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Holmes Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update October 7, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On September 21st, Davis County Health Department visited Holmes Reservoir. Samples from near the southeast end of the dam did not contain E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly. September 3, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On August 26th, Davis County visited Holmes Reservoir. Samples from near the …

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Hobbs Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update September 17, 2021 (HABs) The DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Hobbs Reservoir for routine monitoring on September 16th. Harmful algal blooms were observed at all sites visited. Cyanotoxin and cell density samples were collected and results are pending. September 3, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On August 26th, Davis County visited Hobbs Reservoir. Samples from the …

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