Recreational Water Quality Results updated
St. Petersburg, Fla. -- (May 25. 2018) -- In an effort to keep residents and visotors well informed about their swimming and water recreation options, weeklly results from water sampling and testing are posted on the St. Petersburg City Website at http://www.stpete.org/water/waterquality.php.
Listed below are the results and Water Quality Category according to the Healthy Beaches Program for the Beaches and Lassing Park from the May 23rd and 24th sampling events
Lassing Park 28 Good
Maximo Beach 4 Good
Northshore Beach 8 Good
Treasure Island 4 Good
As a reminder, Florida Healthy Beaches Program Categories are:
- Good = 0-35 Enterococci per 100 milliliters of marine water
- Moderate = 36-70 Enterococci per 100 milliliters of marine water
- Poor = 71 or greater Enterococci per 100 milliliters of marine water
All of these samples are taken and testing is being done in accordance with the water testing protocols outlined in the City’s Water Quality Report Card .