Birch Cove Beach reopens to swimming

Monday, July 20, 2015 (Halifax, NS) – The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents that Birch Cove Beach in Dartmouth has reopened for swimming.

Tests last week showed high bacteria levels in the water, but follow-up tests show the water is once again safe, as per Health Canada guidelines.

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