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Report finds fecal bacteria in Texas beaches, which could make swimmers sick

Abigail Rosenthal, Chron. on July 02, 2021

I don't think anyone would claim Texas' beaches are the best in the world, but turns out they might contain something grosser than some crusty seaweed and dead jellyfish.

According to an annual report from Environment Texas Research and Policy Center, 55 out of 61 Texas beaches tested in 2020 exceeded a federal safety threshold for fecal bacterial contamination at least one day out of the year.

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