Update: Swim advisory lifted at Kin Beach in Chemainus

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Island Health has advised that the most recent water test from Kin Beach indicates contaminants are below the acceptable limits. Signs posted at Kin Beach indicating swimming is not recommended are now removed.

Read the water sample report history for Kin Beach at Island Health: https://inspections.myhealthdepartment.com/island-health/water-sample-history/?permitID=F4E3BCD3-98DA-4298-9902-D74219ACA309

July 3, 2024

Due to poor water quality, swimming at Kin Beach in Chemainus is not recommended. Island Health conducts regular water sample testing at public beaches and pools, and once tests indicate water quality is within acceptable levels, the advisory will be lifted. 

Read the water sample report at Island Health: https://inspections.myhealthdepartment.com/island-health/beach-advisory