Tag: Rockport Reservoir

Rockport Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2022

Monitoring for waterborne pathogens on June 23, 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: western beach at SR32 MP 25.9, Highland Picnic Area, Pinery Picnic area Monitoring for harmful algal blooms on June 23, 2022 …

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Rockport Reservoir Recreational Monitoring 2021

Update October 27, 2021 (HABs) The DWQ HABs monitoring team visited Rockport Reservoir on October 27th. Harmful algal blooms were not observed at all sites visited. Cyanotoxin and cell density samples were not collected. As UDWQ and UDOH continue to visit and monitor waterbodies, updates will be posted. Update September 10, 2021 (Waterborne Pathogens) On …

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Rockport Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2020

Update November 2, 2020 The Warning Advisory for Rockport 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 or …

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Rockport Reservoir: Pinery Picnic Area
E. coli Monitoring 2020

Update May 28, 2020 The Division of Water Quality conducted follow-up sampling on May 27, 2020, at the Pinery Picnic Area at Rockport Reservoir. E coli values in these samples were 25.9 Most Probable Number (MPN) per 100 milliliters (mL), well below the health advisory threshold of 409 MPN per 100 mL. Summit County Health …

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Rockport Reservoir Algal Bloom Monitoring 2019

Update November 8, 2019 The Summit County Health Department (SCHD) has removed the Warning Advisory on Rockport Reservoir. Toxin test results received from the Utah Public Health Lab (UPHL) for samples collected by the Division of Water Quality (DWQ) at the Marina on October 22, 2019, and October 29,2019, showed anatoxin-a and microcystin levels well …

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Rockport Reservoir: Pinery Picnic Area
E. coli Monitoring 2019

Update July 3, 2019 The Summit County Health Department lifted the E. coli advisory for the Pinery Picnic Area on July 2, 2019, after sampling results collected over two consecutive weeks fell below the advisory threshold of >409 Most Probable Number (MPN) per 100 millliters (mL). Update June 20, 2019 A Division of Water Quality …

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