We monitor, inspect, and test recreational water to reduce the chance of illness from germs or algae in the water. This includes beaches, public swimming pools, whirlpools, and water attractions.
Find current beach water quality conditions for the 22 beaches we monitor (from Memorial Day to Labor Day) and how to request testing for water events.
Find information on how we monitor local beaches for bacteria and blue-green algae toxins.
Get information about blue-green algae and swimming precautions for people and pets.
Get information on sources of lake and river pollutants, steps you can take to protect our lakes and environment, and our role in protecting our lakes.
Find licensing, inspection, and maintenance information for public swimming pools, whirlpools, and water attractions.