Recreational Water Quality Results updated
St. Petersbug. Fla. (June 7, 2018) -- In an effort to keep citizens and visitors well informed about their swimming options, every week, results from water sampling are posted on the St. Petersburg City website at http://www.stpete.org/water/waterquality.php. The latest results may be accessed on a user-friendly interactive map.
Listed below are the results and Water Quality Category according to the Healthy Beaches Program for the Beaches and Lassing Park from the June 6th sampling event.
Lassing Park 8 Good
Maximo Beach 4 Good
Northshore Beach 28 Good
Treasure Island 4 Good
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
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