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Birch Park Water Advisory

By Candy Sims

December 29, 2019

Birch Park Water Advisory 

December 24, 2019
ADVISORY CONCERNING THE BEACH ACROSS FROM BIRCH STATE PARK
Contact:
Candy Sims Candy.Sims@flhealth.gov (954) 467-4784
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Florida Department of Health in Broward County is recommending that people
do not swim at the beach across from the following location:
BIRCH STATE PARK
Samples of beach water collected at this area did not meet recommended state requirements. All other
beaches in Broward County tested satisfactory.
Certain bacteria could create unhealthy beach water conditions and may cause swimming-related
gastroenteritis.
New results after retesting will be available late Friday afternoon, December 27, 2019, and posted at
http://www.floridahealth.gov/environmental-health/beach-water-quality/index.html.
This advisory is effective immediately and continues until further notice.
For more information, please visit http://www.floridahealth.gov/environmental-health/beach-waterquality/index.html
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