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Beach Testing Results

Last Updated: September 5 – 10:00 AM 

Beach Sampling Testing Results:

SAFE – Geometric Mean concentration of 5 samples with < 200 E.coli/ 100mL water and/or Single-sample maximum concentration with </= 400 E.coli/ 100mL water
UNSAFE – Geometric Mean concentration of 5 samples with > 200 E.coli/ 100mL water and/or Single-sample maximum concentration with >/= 400 E.coli/ 100mL water
CLOSED – Potential adverse events such as confirmed Blue-green algae bloom

Between sampling periods, the beach water may have unsafe levels of bacteria due to:

  • Heavy rainfall
  • Large numbers of water fowl
  • High winds or wave activity
  • Large numbers of swimmers

CITY OF PETERBOROUGH BEACHES (sampled each business day):

Roger’s Cove (131 Maria St, Peterborough)
SAMPLE DATE: 04-Sept-2020
STATUS: SAFE         

Beavermeade (2011 Ashburnham Drive, Peterborough)
SAMPLE DATE: 04-Sept-2020
STATUS: SAFE

PETERBOROUGH COUNTY BEACHES (sampled weekly):

Back Dam Beach (902 Rock Rd., Warsaw, Township of Douro-Dummer)
SAMPLE DATE: 31-Aug-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Buckhorn (John Street, Buckhorn)
SAMPLE DATE: 01-Sept-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Crowe’s Line Beach (240 Crowe’s Line Rd, Harvey)
SAMPLE DATE: 01-Sept-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Curve Lake Lance Woods Park (Whetung St E, Curve Lake)
SAMPLE DATE: 01-Sept-2020
STATUS:  SAFE

Curve Lake Henry’s Gumming (Chemong St S, Curve Lake)
SAMPLE DATE: 01-Sept-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Douro (205 Douro Second Line, Douro-Dummer)
SAMPLE DATE: 31-Aug-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Ennismore (1053 Ennis Road, Ennismore)
SAMPLE DATE: 31-Aug-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Hiawatha (1 Lakeshore Rd, Hiawatha)
CLOSED for the Season
SAMPLE DATE: —
STATUS: —

Jones Beach (908 Jones Beach Road, Bridgenorth)
SAMPLE DATE: 31-Aug-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Lakefield Park (100 Hague Boulevard, Lakefield)
SAMPLE DATE: 31-Aug-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Norwood (12 Belmont St, Norwood)
SAMPLE DATE: 31-Aug-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Sandy Lake (1239 Lakehurst Road, Municipality of Trent Lakes)
SAMPLE DATE: 01-Sept-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Selwyn (2251 Birch Island Road, Selwyn)
SAMPLE DATE: 31-Aug-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Squirrel Creek Conservation Area (2445 Wallace Point Rd, South Monaghan)
SAMPLE DATE: 31-Aug-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Warsaw Caves (289 Caves Rd, Warsaw)
SAMPLE DATE: 31-Aug-2020
STATUS: SAFE

PETERBOROUGH COUNTY BEACHES (sampled monthly):

Belmont Lake (376 Miles of Memories Road, Belmont)
SAMPLE DATE: 02-Sept-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Chandos Beach (Hwy 620, North Kawartha)
SAMPLE DATE: 02-Sept-2020
STATUS: SAFE              

Kasshabog Lake(431 Peninsula Road, Methuen)
SAMPLE DATE: 02-Sept-2020
STATUS: SAFE

Quarry Bay (1986 Northey’s Bay Rd, Woodview)
SAMPLE DATE: 02-Sept-2020
STATUS: SAFE

White’s Beach (Clearview Drive, Galway)
SAMPLE DATE: 01-Sept-2020
STATUS: SAFE