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, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: July 13, 2017 at 8:37 pm

Due to problems with data entry in certain regions in BC, Canada, we have temporarily taken certain regions off the app and website. We expect most regions to be back on line in time for the weekend, July 14th, 2017. Big apologies BC beach lovers. We know this is an inconvenience.

The following regions were affected:

  • Vancouver
  • Fixed and back online (14 July 2017)

  • Bowen Island
  • Fixed and back online (14 July 2017)

  • Vancouver Island
  • Fixed and back online (14 July 2017)

  • Garibaldi and the Sunshine Coast
  • Fixed and back online (14 July 2017)

  • Interior
  • Fixed and back online (17 July 2017)

  • Fraser
  • Fixed and back online (17 July 2017)

    Where to go until for current recreational water quality information

    Information for most BC beaches is taken from BC Health Authority beach sampling programs. Water quality information for the current regions is available at the following Health Authority’s pages.

    For Fraser visit: http://www.fraserhealth.ca/health-info/health-topics/recreational-water/beach-conditions/

    For Island Health visit:http://www.viha.ca/mho/recreation/beach_reports.htm#

    For Vancouver visit: http://www.vch.ca/public-health/environmental-health-inspections/pools-beaches/beach-water-quality-reports

    For the Interior visit: http://www.interiorhealth.ca/YourEnvironment/RecreationalWater/Pages/default.aspx

    For Garibaldi and the Sunshine Coast visit:http://www.healthspace.ca/vch

     

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