Before you head to the beach: Elevated levels of fecal matter found in water

By Daniela Sternitzky-Di Napoli - Digital News Editor shows elevated fecal matter levels at Brazoria County beaches on June 14, 2019.

HOUSTON - The heat is settling in and schools are out for summer.

The beach is a popular destination for people looking to enjoy the weekend. However, if you are planning to head down to the Galveston area, you might want to check this list. 

Texas Beach Watch takes weekly water samples from May through September to measure the levels of fecal matter in the water along the Texas Coast.

Click this link to check levels.

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