The Environmental Health program, in partnership with the Annis Water Resources Institute (AWRI), monitors 29 public beaches in Muskegon County for E. coli during the high use season.
Water testing results, including advisories, are available for public viewing on the Department of Environmental Quality website.
Click here to view beach water testing results.
MDEQ Harmful Algal Blooms
Blue Green Algae Fact Sheet
Beach Manager's Manual - Harmful Algal Blooms
Local Volunteer Efforts
White Lake Public Advisory Council
Mona Lake Watershed Council
Muskegon Lake Watershed Partnership
Other Useful Information
Statewide Beach Advisories & Closures
CDC: Healthy Swimming
Swimmer's Itch Information
Type E Botulism Outbreaks: A Manual for Beach Managers and the Public
A Preliminary Investigation of E. coli in Flower Creek near Meinert Park
For more information, call (231) 724-6208.