In Los Angeles, temporarily closed popular beaches
The authorities of Los Angeles (CA) has ordered the closure of all bathing beaches in the popular tourist resort area of Long Beach and the beaches of the Seal Beach due to the unprecedented discharge of sewage into the river Los Angeles, then got into the ocean.
According to Los Angeles Times, because sewage systems damage to the environment resulted over 9 million liters of sewage. Sewage, which has broken through the pipe, was built in 1929. Besides the stench, sewage breakthrough dlz endangers human health – untreated sewage teeming with bacteria. In the coming days, authorities will monitor the status of the water off the coast, beaches and open only when two consecutive water samples show that it is safe.