Roaring Point

Nanticoke, Maryland
Managed by The Swim Guide

This beach is located at Roaring Point park along the Nanticoke River in Nanticoke. The almost one mile beach offers beautiful views of the river. In the summer kids enjoy playing in the shallow water at the beach. Other water activities include fishing and crabbing. If you plan on driving, arrive early because space fills up quickly. For your convenience there are restrooms available. The beach and park are preserved by several local groups as well as Wicomico County.

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • 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
7°C
Clear and sunny
MONITORING FREQUENCY

Roaring Point is sampled monthly from May 26th to September 1st

SOURCE INFORMATION

Maryland’s Beaches Program is administered by Maryland Department of the Environment. Local health departments are responsible for monitoring and notifying the public about the health of Maryland’s beaches. Maryland’s beach season runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Some beaches are tested weekly, others are sampled monthly.

In marine or estuarine water, samples are tested for enterococci (a microorganism associated with fecal matter). At coastal beaches, advisories are issued if the running geometric mean at a site over a 30-day period exceeds 35 mpn or if a single sample exceeds 104 mpn.

Maryland Healthy Beaches notification system has partnered with Google Earth to send updates. You can download the Notification system here http://www.marylandhealthybeaches.com
Email and text message alerts are also available.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Roaring Point

Nanticoke, Maryland
Managed by The Swim Guide

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • 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
7°C
Clear and sunny

This beach is located at Roaring Point park along the Nanticoke River in Nanticoke. The almost one mile beach offers beautiful views of the river. In the summer kids enjoy playing in the shallow water at the beach. Other water activities include fishing and crabbing. If you plan on driving, arrive early because space fills up quickly. For your convenience there are restrooms available. The beach and park are preserved by several local groups as well as Wicomico County.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Roaring Point is sampled monthly from May 26th to September 1st

SOURCE INFORMATION

Maryland’s Beaches Program is administered by Maryland Department of the Environment. Local health departments are responsible for monitoring and notifying the public about the health of Maryland’s beaches. Maryland’s beach season runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Some beaches are tested weekly, others are sampled monthly.

In marine or estuarine water, samples are tested for enterococci (a microorganism associated with fecal matter). At coastal beaches, advisories are issued if the running geometric mean at a site over a 30-day period exceeds 35 mpn or if a single sample exceeds 104 mpn.

Maryland Healthy Beaches notification system has partnered with Google Earth to send updates. You can download the Notification system here http://www.marylandhealthybeaches.com
Email and text message alerts are also available.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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