Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Fecal Matters: Beach reopened at Pomeroy Park-Manchester Beach in Kitsap County, WA

BEACH Program Update

On July 28, 2014, the beach at Pomeroy Park-Manchester Beach in Kitsap County was reopened for water recreation. 

Contact with fecal contaminated waters can result in gastroenteritis, skin rashes, upper respiratory infections, and other illnesses. Children and the elderly may be more vulnerable to waterborne illnesses.

Visit the BEACH website to find the latest results for these and other saltwater beaches: http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/eap/beach/

Stay updated about water quality at your beaches by keeping up with us on our blog Fecal Matters, on Facebook, or join our listserv.

Debby Sargeant is the BEACH Program Manager and is available at 360-407-6139 or debby.sargeant@ecy.wa.gov for questions.

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