DPNR BEACH ADVISORY: ‘Water Quality of St. Croix Beaches Is Unknown’ … St. Thomas and St. John OK
CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality at popular swimming beaches throughout the Territory by sampling for Enterococci Bacteria and turbidity, which is a measure of water clarity, advises the public of the following:
DPNR performed water quality analysis at 20 designated beaches throughout the Territory during the week of January 1–4, 2018.
Please Note: St. Croix District beaches were not sampled this week, therefore the water quality of the St. Croix designated beaches is unknown. The following beaches meet water quality standards and are safe for swimming or fishing: