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Current Beach Report

Todu Y Nilala T Tano Man Uno • All Living Things Are One

August 31, 2018 – Beach Advisories: 24


The results of 43 samples taken by the Guam Environmental Protection Agency on August 30, 2018, identified that the following recreational waters were polluted above the accepted bacteriological standards:

AGAT:
Bangi Beach
Togcha Beach – Agat
Togcha Beach – SCA

ASAN:
Adelup Beach Park
Asan Bay Beach

CHALAN PAGO:
Pago Bay

HAGATNA:
Hagatna Bayside Park
Hagatna Channel
Hagatna Channel – Outrigger Ramp
Padre Palomo Park Beach
West Hagatna Bay – Park
West Hagatna Bay – West Storm Drain

INARAJAN:
Inarajan Bay
Inarajan Pool

MERIZO:
Merizo Pier – Mamaon Channel

TAMUNING:
Gognga Beach ‐ Okura Beach
Dungca’s Beach
East Hagåtña Bay – Alupang Tower Beach
East Hagåtña Bay – Trinchera Beach

TALOFOFO:
Talofofo Bay
Togcha Bay

UMATAC:
Umatac Bay
Toguan Bay


Swimming, fishing or playing in unsafe waters may result in minor illnesses such as sore throats or diarrhea. It may also result in more serious illnesses such as meningitis, encephalitis, or severe gastroenteritis. Children, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems have a greater chance of getting sick when they come in contact with contaminated water.

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