Tag: Big Sand Wash Reservoir

Big Sand Wash Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2022

Monitoring for waterborne pathogens on September 20, 2022 GOOD NEWS: E. coli counts were measured below Utah Department of Health recreational thresholds. Sampling did not indicate the presence of illness-causing waterborne pathogens. Sites Sampled: at the boat ramp Monitoring for waterborne pathogens on August 17, 2022 GOOD NEWS: E. coli counts were measured below Utah …

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Big Sand Wash Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update November 1, 2021 (HABs) On October 27th, the DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Big Sand Wash Reservoir. Harmful algal blooms were not observed. Cyanotoxin and cell density samples were collected and results were returned on 11/1/2021. The sample contained a toxigenic cell density below the UDWQ/UDOH recommended Warning Advisory threshold of 100,000 cells/mL. DWQ …

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