Mill Creek (Grand) 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 August 27, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens)

On August 25th, 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 25, 2021

On August 21st, the Southeast Health Department visited Mill Creek (Grand). Samples were returned on August 22nd showing E. coli levels 387.3 MPN/100mL, which is about the UDWQ/UDOH recommended Warning Advisory threshold of 235 MPN. Following re-sampling will occur as soon as possible.


Update June 2nd, 2021

The Division of Water Quality and 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.