San Diego beach closures



Warnings issued for beaches from North County to South Bay, impacting beach safety for humans and dogs

East County News Service

File photo by Tony Webster,Friendship Park sewage warning sign in Imperial Beach cc 2.0

Update May 29, 2023: The closure is lifted for the Coronado Lifeguard Tower and North Beach Shorelines. Recent water quality samples meet State health standards.  Warnings at other beaches remain in effect.

May 27, 2023 (San Diego) – Sewage spills in Tijuana have contaminated many local beaches. Some South Bay beaches have been closed for months or more, including Imperial Beach and Tijuana Slough shoreline. Earlier this month, the Coronado shoreline was shutdown by county health officials, after earlier closing the Silver Strand.

This Memorial Day weekend, the county has also issued advisories warning consumers of pollution at the following beaches:

  • San Diego River Outlet – Dog Beach, Ocean Beach
  • North Cove, Vacation Isle
  • Oceanside Pier at Surfrider Way
  • Comfort Station at Leisure Lagoon
  • Fanuel Park
  • Fiesta Island Northwest Shoreline
  • San Elijo Lagoon
  • Childrens Pool

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