FORT WALTON BEACH Three Okaloosa County parks may have potentially hazardous bathing water, the Florida Department of Health in Okaloosa County stated this week.


  



FORT WALTON BEACH Three Okaloosa County parks may have potentially hazardous bathing water, the Florida Department of Health in Okaloosa County stated this week.



Advisories have been issued for Clement E. Taylor Park of Destin, Lincoln Park of Valparaiso and Rocky Bayou State Park of Niceville.



The department tests weekly for enterococci, which indicates fecal pollution and comes from stormwater runoff, pets, wildlife and human sewage.



Ratings are based on EPA standards.