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WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER WATER MEETS WATER QUALITY STANDARDS

August 18, 2021

WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER WATER MEETS WATER QUALITY STANDARDS 

August 18, 2021


WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER WATER MEETS
WATER QUALITY STANDARDS
Health Alert Has Been Lifted After Recent Samples


Contact:
DOH-Madison
Lisa Hayes
Lisa.Hayes@flhealth.gov
850-973-5000


Madison, Fla. —The Florida Department of Health in Madison County (DOH-Madison) has
lifted a health alert issued on July 28, 2021.


Water samples taken by the DOH-Madison indicate the river water meets surface water quality standards ensuring the public may resume water-related activities. All future sample results can be viewed on the Florida Department of Environmental Protection site:
Floridadep.gov/dear/watershed-monitoring-section/content/suwannee-river-basin-samplinglocations


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