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More Water Contact Closures, Advisories Listed for County Beaches

San Diego County health officials released an updated water contact closure and advisory list Wednesday for county beaches.

Pandemic Pollution Wreaking Havoc on San Diego County Beaches

Ten North County Beaches Make Honor Roll on Annual Beach Report Card

Ten San Diego beaches scored perfect marks, while one Mission Bay location failed to make the grade, on the 30th annual “Beach Report Card” by the nonprofit Heal the Bay.

The annual report assigns letter grades to beaches, based on bacteria levels found in water samples throughout the year. Those grades represent an effort to translate scientific test results into readily understandable information for beachgoers.