High bacteria counts found across Kaua‘i waterways

Contributed by Surfrider Kaua‘i

Test results from Surfrider Kaua‘i show high levels of bacteria at several sites around the island.

LIHUE — Environmental organization Surfrider Kaua‘i’s Blue Water Task Force found high levels of bacteria throughout Kaua‘i’s waters this month, raising alarms over possible fecal contamination of the island’s streams and surf sites.