A-Bay, Kahalu`u Beach Enterococci Levels Taper

The Hawaii Department of Health canceled the Water Quality Alert Notification for Anaehoomalu Bay and Kahalu`u Beach Park Thursday afternoon.

Officials say that water sample testing results showed that the enterococci levels no longer exceed advisory levels.

On April 1, DOH notified the public that the water could potential contain harmful microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, protozoa, or parasites may be present in the water.

Kailua-Kona Pier D was also listed on April 1 as having high enterococci levels. DOH has not deemed the water quality in the area to be at a normal level.