Beaches, Lakes & Pools

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.

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Beach Water Quality

Find current water quality conditions for beaches we monitor from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Learn how to request testing for water events.

How We Monitor Beach Water Quality

Learn how we monitor water at  local beaches for bacteria and blue-green algae toxins.

Blue-Green Algae Precautions

Learn how to spot blue-green algae and what to do if you or a pet is exposed.

Protecting Lake Water Quality

Learn what can pollute our lakes and rivers, what we're doing to protect them, and how you can help.

Pool Licensing & Operator Resources

Look up health inspection reports for public pools and water attractions. Get licensing information for pool operators.

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