Surfrider releases latest water test results
These are the latest results for this months Surfrider Foundation Blue Water Task Force sampling of our Kauai waters for Enterococcus, a fecal indicating bacteria, on Nov. 9.
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Why is this allowed to continue? Most has to be from cesspools, improperly maintained septic and animal waste. So many profess a ‘reverence’ for nature, but have no problem improperly dumping their waste because it might cost a few shekels to fix.
Can some tell me what is the cause of the high count at Mahaulepu?
Mahaulepu appears by far, the highest concentration of Enterococcus contamniation over 6,488 counts.
Shelly and Harry – The unusually high fecal bacteria count is believed to be a result of Grove Farm and Aqua engineers dumping raw human sewage into open air, unlined pits adjacent to the Wiopili stream at Mahaʻulepu.
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