These 3 New Jersey Beaches Have Just Been Put On Advisory Due To Meningitis-Causing Fecal Bacteria

This week, several New Jersey swimming lakes have been shut down due to Cyanobacteria blooms. The bacteria is dangerous to ingest or even touch and can cause rashes, flu-like symptoms, gastric distress, and liver and kidney issues. These blooms put a damper on our July 4th plans but there may be something worse in the water…

To monitor the beach closings, you can visit the NJ DEP Beach Status Page by clicking here. To learn more about New Jersey’s lake closures, click here.