Partial Body Contact Advisories Lifted for Mackinaw Beach 1, Littlefield Park

Partial body contact advisories for Mackinaw Beach 1 and Littlefield Park in Emmet County have been lifted following recent water sample tests that are back within approved levels for full body contact.

Water samples taken Wednesday had previously revealed elevated levels of E. coli.

Mackinaw Beach 1 tested at 72.7 E. coli/100ml, while Littlefield Park retested at 18.4 E. coli/100ml. The threshold for declaring an advisory is 300 E. coli/100ml and is also referred to as Level 1.

Mackinaw Beach 1 is located in Mackinaw City at 6000 East Wilderness Park Drive, while Littlefield Park is located in Oden.