Crab Meadow Beach in the Town of Huntington -- closed to swimming Monday due to higher-than-acceptable bacteria levels -- has been reopened, as recent water samples have met state standards, Suffolk County health officials said Tuesday.

Great Pond Beach at Peconic Dunes Camp remains closed to swimming.

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Bathing in such contaminated water "can result in gastrointestinal illness, as well as infections of the eyes, ears, nose and throat," said Dr. James Tomarken, county health commissioner.

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To learn more and stay up to date on affected beaches, residents can call the county's bathing beach hotline at 631-852-5822 or check gis2.suffolkcountyny.gov/bathingbeaches/