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L.A. County Beaches Report Card: Interactive Map

How did your favorite beach score?

L.A. County Beaches Report Card: Interactive Map

The following is a water quality report from Aug. 5 to Sept. 5 compiled from data courtesy of Heal the Bay, a nonprofit environmental group.

Grades are based on an A to F scale. Grades indicate the likelihood of swimmers becoming ill. Water samples are analyzed for bacteria – enterococcus, total and fecal coliforms. The report does not measure the amount of trash or toxins found at local beaches.

Dark Blue Marker = A+

Light Blue Marker = A

Green Marker = B

Yellow Marker = C

Pink = D

Red Marker = F

Purple Marker = No sample taken

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