skip to content

RESCIND Health Alert Bayou Texar, Bayou Grande at Navy Point, Sanders Beach, Big Lagoon State Park CONTINUE Alert Bayou Chico at Lakewood

By FDOH Escambia

April 29, 2015

PENSACOLA, FL – Effective immediately, in response to bacteriological sampling, the Florida Department of Health in Escambia County (FDOH-Escambia) is rescinding the health alert for the following beach in Escambia County, Florida:

Bayou Texar at Bayview Park

Big Lagoon State Park

Sanders Beach

Bayou Grande, Navy Point - North of Sunset Avenue Bridge

A Health alert remains in effect for the following beach:

Bayou Chico at Lakewood Park

Follow-up sampling of the affected area indicates an adequate reduction in bacteria levels.

We will continue to monitor the water quality in this area and advise the public of our results.