Pierce County Swimming Beaches


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Swimming is an inexpensive and usually healthy activity enjoyed by many. Swimming can make you sick, however, if the water has disease-causing organisms. During the summer we test water at popular swimming beaches for some of these organisms. For 2016 we are testing water at:




For more information call (253) 798-6470 or email us.

Related Links:

Department of Ecology Beach Program

Statewide Marine Swimming Beach Advisories - Washington State Department of Health

Water safety tips - Washington State Department of Health

Drowning prevention tips and a life jacket coupon - Seattle Children's Hospital

Healthy Swimming and Recreational Water - CDC

Environmental Health Indicators - Surface Water and Shellfish Advisories