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Swimming advisories in place for four Whatcom County beaches

Reason for increased fecal bacteria unknown; county testing water again this week

Birch Bay on Wednesday, June 5. The health department issued a no-contact advisory for Birch Bay Beaches and Tidelands Access due to elevated levels of fecal bacteria. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Charlotte Alden General Assignment/Enterprise Reporter
Health officials are advising people to avoid contact with four beaches in Whatcom County due to hig
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