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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Date: March 18, 2015
Contact: Heather Adams, Commissioners Office
360.337.4683 or hadams@co.kitsap.wa.us
No: 2015-026

Health District presents results of local pollution findings in Kingston.

(Port Orchard, WA) - The Kitsap Public Health District will present information on pollution investigation efforts in the Kingston community at the next meeting of the Kingston Citizens Advisory Council that takes place 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 1 in the North Kitsap Fire & Rescue Paul T. Nichol Headquarters Station, 26642 Miller Bay Road NE, Kingston. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.

Shawn Ultican, Senior Environmental Health Specialist at the Kitsap Public Health District, will report on activity in the area including monitoring the health of local streams, marine water and shellfish with the Pollution Identification & Correction program that focuses on finding and fixing sources of bacterial pollution. He will also share on research the Health District has been doing with the University of Washington on new methods for detecting pollution from human activities.
For more information on KCAC, www.kitsapgov.com/boards/CAC/kingston/kcac.htm

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Last Updated:  March 18, 2015