The Municipality of the Township of Potton would like to inform the public that a case of swimmer’s itch has been reported at the Vale Perkins Beach. If you do swim, it is recommended to vigorously rub yourself dry with a towel. Do not let the water evaporate off your skin, (air dry). Please let other swimmers know if you have been affected by swimmer’s itch.
Swimmer’s itch is not transmitted from one person to another.
There is no connection between swimmer’s itch and the degree of water pollution.