Camp Dixie, Perdido Bay

Elberta, Alabama
Managed by Mobile Baykeeper

Camp Dixie is located on Perdido Bay. Camp Dixie was founded in 1952 by the Lutheran Layman's League at five area congregations. Camp Dixie is a summer camp and retreat facility. The facilities are also available for individuals, organizations, families, or clubs. Weddings may be hosted onsite. A fully furnished house on the property is also available for a weekly rental. Onsite amenities include a challenge course, outside chapel, picnic areas, campfire site, dorms and cooking facility. If interested, please contact the facility directly at 251-987-1201.

WATER QUALITY
  • Passed water quality tests 60-95% of the time
  • Historical Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on December 6th, 2018. Mobile Baykeeper updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
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CURRENT WEATHER
14°C
Mostly clear
MONITORING FREQUENCY

Camp Dixie, Perdido Bay is sampled monthly from October 1st to December 31st

SOURCE INFORMATION

This beach information is maintained by Mobile Baykeeper, using data from the Alabama Department of Environmental Management and Alabama Department of Public Health. Depending on the site, samples are collected twice per week, once per week or once every other week during the swimming season (May through September) and once per month during the cooler months.

Water samples are analyzed for the indicator bacteria Enterococci. Beaches will be marked as unsafe (red) for swimming when sample results show more than 104 Enterococci colonies per 100 ml of water and will be marked as safe (green) when Enterococci colonies are below 104 colonies per 100 ml of water. A grey status indicates a lack of current or reliable data for a particular site.

Learn more about Mobile Baykeeper at http://mobilebaykeeper.org/swim

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Camp Dixie, Perdido Bay

Elberta, Alabama
Managed by Mobile Baykeeper

WATER QUALITY
  • Passed water quality tests 60-95% of the time
  • Historical Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on December 6th, 2018. Mobile Baykeeper updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
For water quality icon legend, click:   
CURRENT WEATHER
14°C
Mostly clear

Camp Dixie is located on Perdido Bay. Camp Dixie was founded in 1952 by the Lutheran Layman's League at five area congregations. Camp Dixie is a summer camp and retreat facility. The facilities are also available for individuals, organizations, families, or clubs. Weddings may be hosted onsite. A fully furnished house on the property is also available for a weekly rental. Onsite amenities include a challenge course, outside chapel, picnic areas, campfire site, dorms and cooking facility. If interested, please contact the facility directly at 251-987-1201.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Camp Dixie, Perdido Bay is sampled monthly from October 1st to December 31st

SOURCE INFORMATION

This beach information is maintained by Mobile Baykeeper, using data from the Alabama Department of Environmental Management and Alabama Department of Public Health. Depending on the site, samples are collected twice per week, once per week or once every other week during the swimming season (May through September) and once per month during the cooler months.

Water samples are analyzed for the indicator bacteria Enterococci. Beaches will be marked as unsafe (red) for swimming when sample results show more than 104 Enterococci colonies per 100 ml of water and will be marked as safe (green) when Enterococci colonies are below 104 colonies per 100 ml of water. A grey status indicates a lack of current or reliable data for a particular site.

Learn more about Mobile Baykeeper at http://mobilebaykeeper.org/swim

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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