Health Advisory Issued For Bayou’s Texar and Chico
With this steady rain, samples were collected from 13 locations this week. Only Bayou’s Texar and Chico had high enough bacteria levels to issue an health advisory.
|Date||Location||Water Temp (F)||Salinity (ppt)||Dissolved Oxygen (mg/L)||Enterococcus levels (colonies/100ml)||Bacteria Levels||Advisory Issued|
|May 30||Bayou Texar||82||11.0||7.2||160||Poor||YES|
|May 31||Quietwater Beach||80||24.7||5.6||10||Good|
ENT levels should not be over 71 colonies/100ml) for a single sample.
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