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Herkimer- Gems Along the Mohawk kayak launch

Physical/Chemical Data

Physical, chemical and biological properties of the surface water that are measured continuously while the patrol boat is underway.

Entero Count (fecal indicator) and Rainfall

39 Samples taken

Sample Date [i] Enterococcus Count

Entero Count

Enterococcus (“Entero”) is a fecal indicating bacterium that lives in the intestines of humans and other warm-blooded animals. It is the EPA preferred indicator for sewage contamination.

Quality Rain, day of (in) Prior Day 2 Days Prior 3 Days Prior Rain 4 Days Total Rain
Sort Sort Sort Sort Sort Sort Sort Sort
10/15/2023 77 Beach Advisory 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
09/17/2023 144 Beach Advisory 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
08/20/2023 866 Beach Advisory 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.7
07/06/2023 228 Beach Advisory 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1