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Brown Water Advisory - BWA Keehi Lagoon

Start Date: 2016-07-25

Cause: Debris and clean up activities

Detail: Large volumes of debris and clean up activities result in elevated levels of enterococci and Clostridium perfringens at Keehi Lagoon. BWA remain up for Keehi Lagoon. Additonal sampling will take place next week Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.

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Brown Water Advisory - Brown Water Advisory: Hanalei Bay, Kauai

Start Date: 2016-07-25

Cause: Heavy rains

Detail: A Brown Water Advisory is being issued for Hanalei Bay, Kauai due to heavy rains. The public is advised to stay out of flood waters and storm water runoff due to possible overflowing cesspools, sewer manholes, pesticides, animal fecal matter, dead animals, pathogens, chemicals, and associated flood debris. Not all coastal areas may be impacted by runoff, however, if the water is brown stay out and continue to practice good personal hygiene and follow up with your primary care physician if you have any health concerns.

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