Beaches - Northumberland County - Weekly Beach Testing Completed for 2016
The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit provides weekly beach testing results for Northumberland County. Testing begins in June and continues to the end of August.
Testing is based on the most recent test results
from the provincial lab in Peterborough for water samples taken from
Beaches marked as ‘OPEN’ are considered within acceptable levels as set out in the Ontario government’s Beach Management Protocol.
Beaches marked ‘POSTED’ indicate bacterial
levels in the water are higher than those considered acceptable as set
out in the Ontario government’s Beach Management Protocol, making them
unsafe for bathing.
Beaches listed as 'Unavailable' indicate test
results are not yet available. People are advised to call the Health
Unit toll-free at 1-866-888-4577 or check back shortly for the most
up-to-date results on these beaches.
Little Lake -
Crowe Bay Fun Park -
Hastings North -
Hastings South -
Seymour Conservation Area -
Port Hope/Cobourg Area
Bewdley Beach -
Harwood Beach -
Port Hope Beach East -
Port Hope Beach West -
Sandy Bay Park -
Victoria Beach (Cobourg) -
Wicklow Beach -
For more information, contact a Public Health Inspector in your local Health Unit office.