AS OF 11/26/2019 THE BEACH AT MONTEREY STATE BEACH IS UNDER A RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR ALL MONTEREY COUNTY BEACHES. THE PUBLIC IS ADVISED NOT TO HAVE OCEAN WATER CONTACT FOR THREE DAYS AFTER THE LAST RAIN EVENT.

Analysis Name

10/8/2019 10/15/2019

10/22/2019

 

10/29/2019

11/5/2019

Single Sample Criteria (# Bact. /100 ml)

30 Day Log. Mean Average (# Bact./100 ml) 30 Day Log Mean Average Criteria (# Bact./100 ml)

Enterococcus

<10

63

<10

<10

<10

104 OK 35

Fecal coliform

<10

20 10 <10 <10 400 OK 200

Total coliform-Q

<10

20

10

<10 <10 10000 OK 1000

Ratio of fecal coliform to total coliform 

NA

NA

NA

NA

NA

Min. 1,000 total coliform Ratio not greater than .1

N/A

 

ND = Not Detected - level of organisms below detection limit of test i.e. (10 organisms per 100 milliliters)

NA0 = Not Applicable and/or Results Pending

Beaches are sampled Monthly from November to April, then weekly between April 1 and October 31 of each calendar year.

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