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Current Beach Report

Todu Y Nilala T Tano Man Uno ā€¢ All Living Things Are One

August 9, 2019 – Beach Advisories: 12


The results of 43 samples taken by the Guam Environmental Protection Agency on August 8, 2019, identified that the following recreational waters were polluted above the accepted bacteriological standards:

AGAT:
Bangi Beach
Nimitz Beach
Togcha Beach - Namo
Togcha Beach - SCA

ASAN:
Adelup Point Beach (West)
Asan Bay Beach

CHALAN PAGO:
Pago Bay

INARAJAN:
Inarajan Bay

MERIZO:
Merizo Pier - Mamaon Channel

PITI:
Santos Memorial Beach

TALOFOFO:
Talofofo Bay

UMATAC:
Umatac 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.