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MDEQ: Last water contact advisory lifted for MS Sound

MDEQ lifts last water contact advisory for the Mississippi Sound. (Photo Source: WLOX) MDEQ lifts last water contact advisory for the Mississippi Sound. (Photo Source: WLOX)
PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) -

If you are going swimming in the Mississippi Sound, good news. The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality lifted the water contact advisory for Pascagoula Beach East From Westwood to Grand Oaks Drive.

That was the last water warning in effect as of Wednesday afternoon. MDEQ says water samples show that bacteria levels are safe for human contact again.

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