Tag: East Canyon Reservoir

East Canyon Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update October 20, 2021 (HABs) Samples taken on 9/24/2021 were returned on September 28th. The sample from along the north shore contained a toxigenic cell density of below the UDWQ/UDOH recommended Warning Advisory threshold of 100,000 cells/mL. The DWQ HABs monitoring team re-visited East Canyon Reservoir on October 19th. The monitoring team observed harmful algal …

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East Canyon Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Update November 2, 2020 The Warning Advisory for East Canyon Reservoir has been removed as a result of the end of the sampling and monitoring recreation season. The Utah Division of Water Quality’s water recreation season runs from May 1 through October 31. At this time, no further monitoring or sampling for harmful algal blooms …

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East Canyon Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2019

Update November 19, 2019 Toxin test results received from the Utah Public Health Lab (UPHL) for samples collected on November 12, 2019, at Taylor Hollow at East Canyon Reservoir showed anatoxin-a levels that exceeded the recreation health-based threshold for a Warning Advisory. Microcystin levels were well below the advisory threshold. A Warning Advisory indicates a …

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