Nassau Department of Health issues bathing advisory for 14 beaches

The Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 14 beaches, effective today.

News 12 Staff

Jul 19, 2022, 2:06 PM

Updated 642 days ago

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Nassau Department of Health issues bathing advisory for 14 beaches
The Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 14 beaches, effective today.
This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by stormwater runoff caused by heavy rainfall.  
Stormwater runoff can impact bathing water quality by elevating bacteria levels, which may cause exceedances of the New York state standard for bathing water quality.
This advisory will be lifted at 7 a.m. Wednesday,  unless there is additional heavy rainfall or water samples reveal elevated bacterial levels.

The 14 North Shore beaches impacted:
  • Centre Island Sound in Bayville
  • Creek Club in Lattingtown
  • Lattingtown Beach in Lattingtown
  • Laurel Hollow Beach in Laurel Hollow
  • Morgan Sound in Glen Cove
  • North Hempstead Beach Park in Port Washington
  • Piping Rock Beach Club in Locust Valley
  • Pryibil Beach in Glen Cove
  • Ransom Beach in Bayville  


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