Beach Postings: ESTPH Weekly Report

Elgin County BeachesThe water at the following eight #ElginBeaches in Elgin County is sampled and tested weekly during the months of July and August for the presence of high levels of bacterial contamination:

  • Port Glasgow
  • Port Stanley Erie Rest
  • Port Stanley Main Beach
  • Port Stanley Little Beach
  • Springwater Conservation Area
  • Port Bruce
  • Port Burwell Main Beach
  • Port Burwell Provincial Park
#ElginBeaches As of Friday September 1st, 2017, no beaches are posted for high levels of bacterial contamination.  Please note, the beach sampling season is now complete and will resume in July 2018.


Please note:
Rough water or heavy rains can result in high levels of bacteria at any time during the week. At high levels, these bacteria can cause intestinal illness or infections of the eyes, ears, nose or throat. The public is advised to consider recent weather conditions when deciding on whether or not to go swimming.
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