ATTENTION – Monaghan County Council’s Environment section have received notification of a Poor Water Quality Result at Creevy Lake.

Bathers are advised not to swim at this location due to an increase in levels of bacteria found in a sample taken on the 10th of August 2023.

To reduce the risk of illness , users should take the following precautions:

  • Avoid swallowing or splashing water
  • Wash your hands before handling food
  • Avoid swimming with an open cut or wound
  • Avoid swimming if you are pregnant or have a weakened immune system

Higher levels of bacteria are usually short-lived.

Monaghan County Council have arranged for further samples to be taken.

For further information please contact Environmental Services 042-9661240