| MDEQ Lifts Advisory for Station 11 in Gulfport|
Station 15 Remains Closed
(JACKSON, Miss.) – The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ), through its Beach Monitoring Program, lifted a water contact advisory Wednesday for Station 11 (Gulfport East Beach). A closure remains in effect for Station 15 (Shearwater Beach in Ocean Springs).
The advisory is lifted for:
•Station 11 -- Gulfport East Beach -- from Tegarden Rd. east to Anniston Ave.
More information about the Mississippi Beach Monitoring Program and the location of beach sampling stations is available at: http://opcgis.deq.state.ms.us/beaches.
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# # #Media Contact:
Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality
Post Office Box 2261
Jackson, Mississippi 39225