BEACH notification flowchart

This flowchart shows BEACH bacterial samplers how a beach advisory can be issued or how a beach may be closed for public safety.
For a printable version, see Appendix A of the Quality Assurance Project Plan (pdf).
Chart shows decision process: If beach sample bacteria levels are below 277 and above 105, resample. Second sample is the same, post caution. Above, post closed. Less, post open. Close if 3 illnesses.

Recommended Decision Process for BEACH Notification