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Water contact advisory in Gulfport lifted

Water contact advisory lifted for Gulfport. (Photo source: WLOX) Water contact advisory lifted for Gulfport. (Photo source: WLOX)
GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - The Mississippi of Department of Environmental Quality has officially lifted the water contact advisory that had been set into place for parts of Harrison County. 

The advisory was from Tegarden Road to Anniston Avenue. Water samples from that station show that the water has reached acceptable bacteria levels.

There are currently no advisories in place across the Mississippi Gulf Coast.

For more information on the Mississippi Beach Monitoring Program and the current status of the beach monitoring stations, go to www.usm.edu/gcrl/msbeach.index.cgi.

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