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Wastewater discharge on Kauai

KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Due to heavy rains, the County of Kauai has opened an irrigation ditch that contains treated effluent to prevent flooding.

The discharge enters into Kikiaola Harbor along the western seawall.

Warning signs will be posted and water samples will be collected.

The public is advised to stay out of harbor waters until bacteria levels return to normal.

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