Beaches - Northumberland County - Summer 2016 - July 21, 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.
Cedardale - OPEN
Little Lake - POSTED
Crowe Bay Fun Park - OPEN
Hastings North - OPEN
Hastings South - OPEN
Seymour Conservation Area - OPEN
Port Hope/Cobourg Area
Bewdley Beach - POSTED
Harwood Beach - OPEN
Port Hope Beach East - OPEN
Port Hope Beach West - OPEN
Sandy Bay Park - OPEN
Victoria Beach (Cobourg) - OPEN
Wicklow Beach - POSTED
For more information, contact a Public Health Inspector in your local Health Unit office.