Ocean Water Use Warning for Los Angeles County Beaches
LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) continues cautioning residents who are planning to visit the below Los Angeles County beaches to be careful of swimming, surfing, and playing in ocean waters:
Malibu Lagoon at Surfrider Beach
Inner Cabrillo Beach in San Pedro
Ballona Creek at Dockweiler State Beach (near Dockweiler Tower 40)
Mother’s Beach in Marina Del Rey
Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica
The warning has been issued due to bacterial levels exceeding health standards when last tested.
Recorded information on beach conditions is available 24- hours a day on the County’s beach closure hotline: 1-800- 525-5662. Information is also available online at our website: PublicHealth.LACounty.gov/Beach/.
The Department of Public Health is committed to promoting health equity and ensuring optimal health and well-being for all 10 million residents of Los Angeles County. Through a variety of programs, community partnerships and services, Public Health oversees environmental health, disease control, and community and family health. Nationally accredited by the Public Health Accreditation Board, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health comprises nearly 4,500 employees and has an annual budget of $1.2 billion.
Los Angeles County Department of Public Health works to protect health,
prevent disease, and promote health and well-being.