IBWC Reports Elevated Levels in Tijuana River Valley Sampling Results for April 3rd
Apr 04, 2017 08:18PM
● By Paul Spear
The IBWC Reports Elevated Levels in Tijuana River Valley Sampling Results for Monday 4/3/17. They report they are making inquiries to find out why this is occurring!
I just received the following information from Steve Smullen, Area Operations Manager for
IBWC, U.S. Section, San Diego Field Office
I received the following sampling results this afternoon from Helen Yu of the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego office.
Samples were taken 4-3-17 between 10 am and 2 pm.
We are following up with Mexico to locate the source of the contamination.
Total Coliform (MPN/100 ml)
E. coli (MPN/100ml)
Yogurt Canyon (no obvious flow)
W-9 (storm drain)
Tijuana River at Hollister Bridge
Tijuana River, upstream of IBWC gauge
Area Operations Manager
IBWC, U.S. Section
San Diego Field Office