Three more sections of beach to avoid

The state Department of Environmental Quality has issued water-contact advisories for three more beach sections on the Coast.

Advisories were issued Friday for Waveland’s Buccaneer State Park area near State Park Road; Waveland Beach between Oak Boulevard and Favre Street; and Biloxi West Central Beach between Travia Street and Iberville Drive.

In all, eight advisories are in effect.

Advisories are still in effect for Lakeshore Beach between Silver Slipper Casino and Pointset Drive; Pass Christian East Beach between Espy and Hayden avenues; Gulfport Central Beach between Alfonso Drive and Arkansas Avenue; Gulfport East Beach between Tegarden Road and Anniston Avenue; and Shearwater Beach between Weeks Bayou and Ashley Place.

Sun Herald