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May 3, 2018

S.C. DHEC Lifts Temporary Swim Advisory

COLUMBIA, S.C. - A section of beach along South Carolina's coast is no longer under a swimming advisory, the Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) reported today.

The area affected was:

  • 77th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach

Bacteria levels no longer exceed water quality standards.

Please visit to view recent water sampling results along the coast.


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