LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health today issued warnings to people planning to visit seven beaches due to bacteria levels that exceeded health standards.
People were warned to avoid swimming, surfing and getting into the water at the following locations:
-- 28th Street Storm Drain at Manhattan County Beach;
-- Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica;
-- Mother's Beach in Marina Del Rey;
-- Inner Cabrillo Beach in San Pedro;
-- Malibu Lagoon at Surfrider Beach in Malibu;
-- Topanga Canyon Beach in Malibu;
-- Herondo Street Storm Drain in Hermosa Beach.
A map of the affected locations is available at PublicHealth.LACounty.gov/Beach/. A 24-hour recording updating beach conditions is at 1-800-525-5662.