DPNR-DEP performed water quality analysis at the 43 designated beaches throughout the territory during the week of Feb. 28-March 4, 2011. The following beaches meet water quality standards and are safe for swimming or fishing:
New Fort (Ft. Louise Augusta)
Frederiksted Public Beach (First Target)
Pelican Cove (Comorant)
Princess (Condo Row)
Great Cruz Bay
However, the following beaches do not meet the water quality standards for swimming or fishing:
DPNR will continue to monitor the impacted areas and waters. For additional information regarding water quality call the Division of Environmental Protection at 773-1082 in St. Croix.