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June 17, 2018

S.C. DHEC Updates Swim Advisories

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 areas affected was:

  • 16th Avenue North in North Myrtle Beach

Bacteria levels no longer exceed water quality standards.

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

For more information, call your local DHEC office:


DHEC Media Relations
(803) 898-7769