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Beach Warnings for Los Angeles County February 28, 2024

Cabrillo still affected by raw sewage discharge; Santa Monica Pier and SM Canyon also on warning

February 28, 2024

Beach Closure and Ocean Water Use Warning for

Los Angeles County Beaches

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health cautions residents who are planning to visit the below Los Angeles County beaches to avoid swimming, surfing, and playing in ocean waters:


The following site continues to remain closed due to a recent sewage discharge:

Inner Cabrillo Beach in San Pedro

The entire beach area.


Santa Monica Canyon Creek at Will Rogers State Beach. Near Will Rogers Tower 18

100 yards up and down the coast from the creek.

Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica

100 yards up and down the coast of the pier.

These warnings have been issued due to bacterial levels exceeding health standards when last tested.

*Some ocean water quality testing results are not yet available following the rain advisory.

Recorded information on beach conditions is available 24- hours a day on the County's beach closure hotline: 1-800- 525-5662. To view the map of impacted locations and for more information, please visit


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