The Little, Withlacoochee, and Alapaha Rivers all tested good for Thursday, October 5, 2023.
But Sugar Creek was way too high in E. coli. Is Valdosta still leaking sewage from that River Street spill?
Yet downstream at GA 133 the Withlacoochee River was good.
There has been no rain this week.
So happy boating, swimming, and fishing this weekend.
Except Langdale Park, which is still walk-in only.
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The most recent Valdosta results we have are for Monday upstream (good) and the Friday five weeks ago, September 1st, downstream (not bad).
Valdosta’s last week upstream results corroborated what WWALS saw after last week’s rain.
Thanks to Kimberly Tanner for testing the Alapaha River at Lakeland Boat Ramp and Naylor Park Beach: both showed very little E. coli.
Thanks to Gretchen Quarterman for testing State Line and Nankin Boat Ramps and Folsom Bridge Landing @ GA 122 on the Little River.
Thanks to Heather Brasell for testing upstream on the Alapaha River last Saturday. Continue reading