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Beaver Lake swim beaches close due to E. coli levels and debris

BENTON COUNTY, Ark. — According to a release from the US Army Corps of Engineers at Little Rock, several swim beaches at Beaver Lake have been closed due to a combination of:

  • high E. coli levels
  • submerged debris and obstacles.

The following swim areas are closed until further notice:
Dam Site Lake Campground
Dam Site Lake Day Use Area
Indian Creek
Lost Bridge North
Prairie Creek
War Eagle
Hickory Creek
Horseshoe Bend Day Use
Lost Bridge South.

These swim areas will re-open after USACE receives follow on testing that shows the water is safe and water levels have receded enough to allow for the cleaning of debris from the beach areas. Both of these steps ensure the safety of our guests and staff.” — USACE

They apologize for any inconvenience this may cause those looking to enjoy time at the lake this weekend.

For more information visit their website.

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