Venetian Shores

Lindenhurst, New York
Managed by The Swim Guide

The Venetian Shores Park is located at the end of Venetian Boulevard and features a Great South Bay beach in the Village of Lindenhurst. This is a resident-only beach and requires a resident recreation permit for entrance, although for $15 anyone can come and use the facilities. The park offers an interactive spray park known as the Venetian Shores Sprayground, which is great for kids, as well as a waterfront oasis during the hot summer days. The waterfront location makes Venetian Shores even more scenic than most spraygrounds. After playing in the falling water here, you can walk over to the beach and take a dip in the Great South Bay. It also offers a playground, restrooms, picnic area, a snack bar and a restaurant, a large parking lot, boat slips for docking, three tennis courts and other athletic fields. Come on the weekends and enjoy some live music from local bands! This is a Tier I beach.

WATER QUALITY
  • Meets water quality standards
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . The Swim Guide 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
26°C
Clear and sunny
MONITORING FREQUENCY

Venetian Shores is sampled from May 1st to September 1st

SOURCE INFORMATION

Swimming advisories are available via Suffolk County Health Services hotline at : 631-852-5822

Suffolk County Health Services tests the water quality from a month prior to Memorial Day until Labor Day. Tier I beaches are tested 2-3 times per week and Tier II beaches are tested at least once per week, with more frequent testing at beaches where water quality changes often. Tier I and Tier II beaches are retested if a sample exceeds water quality standards. Additional samples are taken from Tier I and Tier II beaches prone to water quality issues from stormwater runoff after heavy rainfall. Several samples are taken from Tier I and Tier II beaches. The samples are taken at knee depth, near known and potential pollution sources and from the most popular swimming spots.
Tier III beaches are tested once a month from June 15 to Labour Day.

A marine beach is marked Green when there are equal to or less than 104 units of Enterococci per 100 ml of water and when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain 35 units / 100ml of water or less.

A freshwater beach is marked Green when single sample results are 235 units of E.coli per 100 ml of water or less and when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain less than 126 units / 100ml of water or less.

A marine beach is marked Red when a single sample exceeds 104 units of Enterococci per 100 ml of water or when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain more than 35 units / 100ml of water.

A freshwater beach is marked Red when a single sample exceeds 235 units of E.coli per 100 ml of water or when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain more than 126 units / 100ml of water .

A beach is marked Grey when there is no current or reliable monitoring information available.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Venetian Shores

Lindenhurst, New York
Managed by The Swim Guide

WATER QUALITY
  • Meets water quality standards
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . The Swim Guide 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
26°C
Clear and sunny

The Venetian Shores Park is located at the end of Venetian Boulevard and features a Great South Bay beach in the Village of Lindenhurst. This is a resident-only beach and requires a resident recreation permit for entrance, although for $15 anyone can come and use the facilities. The park offers an interactive spray park known as the Venetian Shores Sprayground, which is great for kids, as well as a waterfront oasis during the hot summer days. The waterfront location makes Venetian Shores even more scenic than most spraygrounds. After playing in the falling water here, you can walk over to the beach and take a dip in the Great South Bay. It also offers a playground, restrooms, picnic area, a snack bar and a restaurant, a large parking lot, boat slips for docking, three tennis courts and other athletic fields. Come on the weekends and enjoy some live music from local bands! This is a Tier I beach.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Venetian Shores is sampled from May 1st to September 1st

SOURCE INFORMATION

Swimming advisories are available via Suffolk County Health Services hotline at : 631-852-5822

Suffolk County Health Services tests the water quality from a month prior to Memorial Day until Labor Day. Tier I beaches are tested 2-3 times per week and Tier II beaches are tested at least once per week, with more frequent testing at beaches where water quality changes often. Tier I and Tier II beaches are retested if a sample exceeds water quality standards. Additional samples are taken from Tier I and Tier II beaches prone to water quality issues from stormwater runoff after heavy rainfall. Several samples are taken from Tier I and Tier II beaches. The samples are taken at knee depth, near known and potential pollution sources and from the most popular swimming spots.
Tier III beaches are tested once a month from June 15 to Labour Day.

A marine beach is marked Green when there are equal to or less than 104 units of Enterococci per 100 ml of water and when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain 35 units / 100ml of water or less.

A freshwater beach is marked Green when single sample results are 235 units of E.coli per 100 ml of water or less and when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain less than 126 units / 100ml of water or less.

A marine beach is marked Red when a single sample exceeds 104 units of Enterococci per 100 ml of water or when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain more than 35 units / 100ml of water.

A freshwater beach is marked Red when a single sample exceeds 235 units of E.coli per 100 ml of water or when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain more than 126 units / 100ml of water .

A beach is marked Grey when there is no current or reliable monitoring information available.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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