Recreational Water Advisory For Lake Como
Type: Recreational Water Advisory
Location: Lake Como Beach
Start Date: 08/06/2019
Start Time: 16:00
End Date: 08/07/2019
End Time: 14:30
Description: Swimming Advisory
Comments: A water quality advisory has been issued for Lake Como following bacterial results which were above the recreational water quality standard. Increased rainfall can result in these indicator bacteria washing into the near shore waters. Additional water quality samples have been taken at Lake Como and the advisory will be lifted once indicator bacteria levels are within the recreational water limits.
The bacteria levels in lake Como are 770 colonies/10 ml. That is a very high level.
Slaughter beach is still under and advisory at 195 colonies/ 10 ml. Thaat has been active for over five weeks.