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Beach Advisory Lifted: Monterey Municipal Beach, Monterey
Monterey Municipal Beach was posted with an advisory due to high indicator bacteria found in samples taken 8/12/2019. Follow up samples reveal that bacteria counts are at levels considered safe for recreational contact
8/15/2019 2:00:00 PM
Beach Advisory Lifted: Lovers Point Beach, Pacific Grove
Lovers Point Beach was posted with an advisory due to high indicator bacteria found in samples taken 8/12/2019. Follow up samples reveal that bacteria counts are at levels considered safe for recreational contact.
8/14/2019 2:52:00 PM
Monterey County Animal Services seeks information on injured husky in North County
On August 3rd, Monterey County Sheriff's Department responded to a call of an injured dog in a culvert in unincorporated Salinas. The dog, a male husky mix about 1 year old, appeared to be attached to a chain. Later it was discoverd a carabiner type clip was actually clipped through the dog's skin.
8/14/2019 1:55:12 PM
Published on November 10, 2016. Last modified on May 23, 2019
Beach Advisory Warnings
Beach Advisories or Beach Postings occur when at least one bacterial standard from the Ocean Water Contact Sport Standards issued by the California Department of Health Services, has been exceeded. Warning signs alert the public of a possible risk of illness associated with water contact. The placement of signs may be short term or more permanent where monitoring indicates repeated contamination (e.g. from a storm drain). Warnings may be posted where sources of contamination are identifiable and can be explained as not of human origin (e.g., resident marine mammals or seabirds) or of an unknown source. Click image to enlarge.
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