E.Coli levels jump sharply higher in latest SeVWA test

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Originally published in The Commons issue #217 (Wednesday, August 21, 2013).

"The mostly fair and tranquil weather that we’ve seen this month has kept water quality at a high level at local swimming holes in Windham County.

However, the latest round of testing by the Southeastern Vermont Watershed Alliance’s (SeVWA’s) water quality monitoring program showed E. coli results well above the Vermont and EPA standard for swimming suitability: 235 E. coli per 100 milliliters of water." Read More >>