October 31, 2015
October 30, 2015
WALTON COUNTY WEEKLY BEACH SAMPLING RESULTS
~Resampling Results for Grayton Beach~
850-892-8021 Ext. 1139
Walton County – Effective immediately, the Florida Department of Health in Walton County has lifted the October 28, 2015 health advisory for the Grayton Beach Access. The water quality in this area has improved considerably due to the reduction in bacteria levels.
Water quality classifications are based upon United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) recommended criteria and Florida Healthy Beaches Program Categories:
Good = 0 - 35 Enterococci per 100 ml of marine
Moderate = 36 - 104 Enterococci per 100 ml of marine water
Poor = greater than 105 Enterococci per 100 ml of marine water
If you should have any questions, please contact DOH-Walton at (850) 892-8021 or visit the Florida Department of Health’s Beach Water Quality website www.floridahealth.gov/healthy-environments/beach-water-quality/index.html.
About the Florida Department of Health
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