Tag: Palisade Reservoir

Palisade Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2022

Monitoring for waterborne pathogens on September 1, 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: Pioneer Beach, Palisdade State Park swim beach Monitoring for waterborne pathogens on August 1, 2022 GOOD NEWS: E. coli counts were …

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Palisade Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update September 8, 2021 Due to low water levels, the Division of Water Quality is unable to access the reservoir for testing. Visitors should avoid contact with any floating mats, scums, and discolored water. Learn how to keep yourself and your family safe during waterborne pathogen contamination. Update August 9, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On August …

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Palisade Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Update November 2, 2020 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 or waterborne pathogens at priority water bodies will be conducted until May 2021. This does not mean that the potential for harmful algal …

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