The Water Quality Alert Notification for Prince Kuhio Park and Koloa Landing on Kaua'i has been cancelled. Water sample testing results show that the enterococci levels no longer exceed advisory levels.


The public is advised of a high bacteria count at Prince Kuhio Park, Kaua'i. Levels of 207 per 100 mL have been detected during routine beach monitoring. 

The Department of Health Clean Water Branch provides beach monitoring and notification through its beach program. The advisory for this beach is posted because testing for enterococci indicate that potentially harmful microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, protozoa, or parasites may be present in the water. Swimming at beaches with pollution in the water may make you ill.

The beach has been posted and this advisory will remain in effect until water sample results no longer exceed the threshold level of 130 enterococci per 100 mL.