Bountiful Pond Recreational Monitoring 2021

Report a Bloom

24-Hour DEQ Environment Incidents Line: (801) 536-4123

Call Utah Poison Control Center

Poison Control (800) 222-1222

If you believe you or your pet have been exposed to a harmful algal bloom, call (800) 222-1222.

Update October 7, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens)

The Waterborne Pathogens Warning Advisory for Bountiful Pond remains in place.

On September 21st, Davis County Health Department visited Bountiful Pond. Samples taken show E. coli levels at 161.6 MPN, which is below the UDWQ/UDOH recommended Warning Advisory threshold of 235 MPN. Routine monitoring will continue monthly.


September 3, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens)

The Warning Advisory for Bountiful Pond remains in place.

Samples taken on August 26th show E. coli levels at 344.8 MPN, which is above the UDWQ/UDOH recommended Warning Advisory threshold of 235 MPN.

Keep yourself and your family safe during waterborne pathogen contamination.


July 14, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens)

The Davis County Health Department has issued a Waterborne Pathogens Warning Advisory for Bountiful Pond.

Samples taken on July 13th show E. coli levels at 1178.4 MPN, which is above the UDWQ/UDOH recommended Warning Advisory threshold of 235 MPN.

Keep yourself and your family safe during waterborne pathogen contamination.


Update July 8, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens)

On June 28th, Davis County visited Bountiful Pond. Samples from near the inlet contained E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly.


Update June 2, 2021

The Division of Water Quality and the Utah Department of Health began monitoring for waterborne pathogens on June 1st, 2021. As UDWQ and UDOH continue to visit and monitor waterbodies, updates will be posted.