Tag: Colorado River

Colorado River Recreational Monitoring 2022

Monitoring for waterborne pathogens on August 8, 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: Below Salt Wash at Take Out Beach, at US191 crossing near Moab Monitoring for waterborne pathogens on July 16, 2022 GOOD …

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Colorado River Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update October 18, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On October 12th, the Southeast Health Department visited the Colorado River. Samples from the US191 Crossing near Moab and below the Salt Wash at Take Out Beach did not contain E. coli above recreational thresholds. Routine sampling will continue monthly. Update September 21, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On September 17th, …

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