A sign at the beach at Burfoot County Park in 2014 advises visitors not to swim or wade in the water due to elevated bacteria levels. In 2017, the beach had "excellent water quality," according to the state's Department of Ecology.
A sign at the beach at Burfoot County Park in 2014 advises visitors not to swim or wade in the water due to elevated bacteria levels. In 2017, the beach had "excellent water quality," according to the state's Department of Ecology. Steve Bloom Olympian file photo
A sign at the beach at Burfoot County Park in 2014 advises visitors not to swim or wade in the water due to elevated bacteria levels. In 2017, the beach had "excellent water quality," according to the state's Department of Ecology. Steve Bloom Olympian file photo

As swimming season nears, how clean is the water at your favorite beach?

March 29, 2018 12:25 PM