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The concentration of the bacterium Escherichia coli in one of the three places on Klenovica Beach, near Novi Vinodolski, is higher than allowed and this location received an unsatisfactory rating, the County Institute of Public Health announced on Wednesday. Primorje-Gorski Kotar. .
An additional sea quality examination was held on Tuesday, following the report of sea pollution on Klenovica beach in the Novi Vinodolski area.
The tests were conducted at the beginning of the beach, near the Marintimo facilities, then in the center of the beach and at the end of the beach, next to the Tuner ski jump.
County Institute of Water Microbiology Laboratory Coordinator Darija Vukić Lušić told Hina that high concentrations of Escherichia coli bacteria were found in the marine sample from the end of the beach, next to the waterfall. Ski Tuner, while the results of analysis of samples from the other two locations on the beach Klenovica, good for now.
He stated that these are the first findings and that other parameters and findings will be ready today.
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The competent inspectorate was informed of the findings, in order to go out into the field and continue to act, the city of Novi Vinodolski and the utility company in this area.
Sampling will be repeated today from the beach and will continue in the following days in order to continue monitoring the situation, he noted.
“Novi List” wrote on Tuesday about the pollution of Klenovica beach and several citizens claimed that the sea along the beach was polluted and that bathers had frequent stomach and other health problems.