Summer Beach Recreational Water Quality Sampling Program

Bacteriological sampling will be carried out once a month from December through to March.

                      Microbial Standard for Primary Contact (SWIMMING).

                      Enterococci/100ml less than 140

                      Good water quality GREEN


                      Greater than 140 and less than 280 – conduct sanitary survey

                      Moderate water quality YELLOW


                      2 consecutive samples greater than 280 – unsuitable for swimming                                                                                Poor water quality   RED