These 36 beaches should be avoided (again) because of all the human poo

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If there’s one thing guaranteed to ruin your day at the beach every single time, it’s poo water. Particularly human poo water. 

So imagine the disgust felt by beachgoers in Melbourne, Australia, when they were warned (for the second time in just over a month) to avoid all 36 beaches in the Port Phillip bay region Tuesday, due to a post-heavy rainfall influx of human faecal matter. Nice.

A like January’s poo beach incident, the latest contamination is a result of a large amount of rain falling Monday, draining all of the city’s catchments into the ocean and plunging beachside water quality down to inhospitable levels.  Read more…

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