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This guideline technical document evaluated the available information on fecal indicator organisms in recreational waters with the intent of updating/recommending …

Last Updated: Jun 24, 2024
Date Published: Jun 24, 2024
Publisher: Health Canada
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Keywords: Guidelines Canadian Recreational Water Quality Indicators Fecal Contamination consultation
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The Guidelines for Canadian Recreational Water Quality are comprised of multiple guideline technical documents that consider the various factors that …

Last Updated: Jun 24, 2024
Date Published: Jun 24, 2024
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Keywords: Indicators fecal contamination microbial source tracking (MST) nvestigations enteric pathogens Guideline Technical Document Escherichia coli Guidance use of Enterococci Indicator Canadian Drinking Water ...

Guidelines for the fecal indicator bacteria Escherichia coli (E. coli) and enterococci have been developed for recreational areas used for …

Last Updated: Jun 24, 2024
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Keywords: Guidelines primary contact recreation fecal indicator bacteria Escherichia coli (E. coli) enterococci acceptable level of risk for recreational activities potential increased risk human health Guideline values ...

These documents provide guideline values for specific parameters used to monitor water quality hazards and recommend science-based monitoring and risk …

Last Updated: Jun 24, 2024
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Keywords: Indicators fecal contamination Alternative indicators health risk recreational waters impacted human fecal sources

Several significant changes have been included in the current fecal indicator guidelines. This includes moving away from using GM and …

Last Updated: Jun 24, 2024
Date Published: Jun 24, 2024
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Keywords: changes fecal indicator guidelines epidemiological studies culture-based methods recommending PCR based methods

Indicators can be used for various purposes as part of a recreational water quality management plan. Fecal indicators signal the …

Last Updated: Jun 24, 2024
Date Published: Jun 24, 2024
Publisher: Health Canada
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Keywords: Canadian recreational water quality guidelines Indicators of fecal contamination E. coli enterococci recreational waters Occurrence aquatic environment Association with pathogens