Water Quality Health Advisory Update
September 11, 2018
Pensacola, Fla. – Effective immediately, in response to bacteriological sampling, the Florida Department of Health in Escambia County is rescinding the health advisory for the following location in Escambia County, Florida due to an adequate reduction in bacteria levels:
- Bayou Texar at Bayview Park
- Big Lagoon State Park
- Sanders Beach
Health advisories remain in effect for the following locations:
- Bayou Chico at Lakewood Park
- Bayou Grande at Navy Point, North of Sunset Avenue Bridge
- Davenport Bayou
The department will continue to monitor the water quality in the area and advise the public of results. For more information, contact the Environmental Health office at 850-595-6700 or visit www.EscambiaHealth.com.
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