Rincon Beach (Channelkeeper) @ Base of Trail

Carpinteria, California

This site is currently sampled by Santa Barbara Channelkeeper up to three times per week. For questions contact info@sbck.org.

COVID-19

Keep your distance from other people.

Practicing social distancing is essential right now. Follow the advice of the health experts. If your community has asked that you remain indoors and away from others, do so. Heading to the beach should only be considered an option if social distancing practices can be followed. Spending a day in any crowded place is the worst thing we can do for our most vulnerable right now and will counter the efforts to curb the virus’ spread.

For more information, please visit the World Health Organization public resource on COVID-19.

Water Quality
  • Passed water quality tests 60-95% of the time

  • Historical Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on July 9th, 2020. Santa Barbara Channelkeeper updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on July 9th, 2020 at 3:26 PM.
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Current Weather
16°C
A mix of sun and clouds
Monitoring Frequency

Rincon Beach (Channelkeeper) @ Base of Trail is sampled from January 1st to December 31st.

Source Information

Water quality at all beaches OTHER THAN RINCON are currently monitored once per week by the Public Health Department, County of Santa Barbara. County results are uploaded weekly to Swim Guide by Santa Barbara Channelkeeper.

Rincon Beach is currently tested three times per week by Santa Barbara Channelkeeper.


Ventura County Public Health also currently tests at Rincon once per week.


*Santa Barbara County Environmental Health Services advises no swimming for 72 hours following a significant rainfall event.


Public Health Standards:
In California, maximum levels for bacteria are established for recreational waters. Single sample maximum levels are 235 E. coli/100 ml; 61 Enterococcus /100 ml; and 400 fecal coliform/100 ml; and 10,000 total coliform /100 ml. In waters designated for contact recreation, the median fecal coliform concentration based on a minimum of not less than five samples for any 30-day period shall not exceed 50/100 ml, nor shall more than ten percent of total samples during any 30-day period exceed 400/100 ml. Monitoring frequency varies across jurisdictions.

Water Quality Graph

Rincon Beach (Channelkeeper) @ Base of Trail

Carpinteria, California

COVID-19

Keep your distance from other people.

Practicing social distancing is essential right now. Follow the advice of the health experts. If your community has asked that you remain indoors and away from others, do so. Heading to the beach should only be considered an option if social distancing practices can be followed. Spending a day in any crowded place is the worst thing we can do for our most vulnerable right now and will counter the efforts to curb the virus’ spread.

For more information, please visit the World Health Organization public resource on COVID-19.

Water Quality
  • Passed water quality tests 60-95% of the time
  • Historical Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on July 9th, 2020. Santa Barbara Channelkeeper updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on July 9th, 2020 at 3:26 PM.
For water quality icon legend, click:  
Current Weather
16°C
A mix of sun and clouds

This site is currently sampled by Santa Barbara Channelkeeper up to three times per week. For questions contact info@sbck.org.

Monitoring Frequency

Rincon Beach (Channelkeeper) @ Base of Trail is sampled from January 1st to December 31st.

Source Information

Water quality at all beaches OTHER THAN RINCON are currently monitored once per week by the Public Health Department, County of Santa Barbara. County results are uploaded weekly to Swim Guide by Santa Barbara Channelkeeper.

Rincon Beach is currently tested three times per week by Santa Barbara Channelkeeper.


Ventura County Public Health also currently tests at Rincon once per week.


*Santa Barbara County Environmental Health Services advises no swimming for 72 hours following a significant rainfall event.


Public Health Standards:
In California, maximum levels for bacteria are established for recreational waters. Single sample maximum levels are 235 E. coli/100 ml; 61 Enterococcus /100 ml; and 400 fecal coliform/100 ml; and 10,000 total coliform /100 ml. In waters designated for contact recreation, the median fecal coliform concentration based on a minimum of not less than five samples for any 30-day period shall not exceed 50/100 ml, nor shall more than ten percent of total samples during any 30-day period exceed 400/100 ml. Monitoring frequency varies across jurisdictions.

Water Quality Graph

  Beach Location Water Quality
Carpinteria, California
Ventura, California
Carpinteria, California
Ventura, California
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