Goddard Memorial State Park

East Greenwich, Rhode Island
Managed by The Swim Guide

Visitors to Goddard Memorial State Park can enjoy saltwater swimming and fishing at the public beach. However, there is much more to see and do at this popular Rhode Island park including a variety of tree species, golf course, equestrian shows, picnic area, hiking trails, and performing arts centre! There are no park entrance fees, but there are fees for the various amenities. Accessible restrooms are provided for your convenience. Pets are not allowed on the beach during the summer.

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on September 7th, 2016. 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
27°C
Clear and sunny
MONITORING FREQUENCY

Goddard Memorial State Park is sampled weekly from May 26th to September 1st

SOURCE INFORMATION

Rhode Island Department of Health monitors water quality at all licensed beaches in Rhode Island. Water samples are collected from Memorial Day weekend to Labour Day weekend. The monitoring schedules follows a tiered monitoring plan. Tier I beaches are sampled at least weekly. Tier II beaches are samples monthly.

Tier III beaches are sampled twice per season.

The Rhode Island Department of Health does not share weekly test results. Only official beach advisories are shared publicly. The current threshold for triggering a possible advisory is 60 CFU of enterococcus per 100ml of marine water. When a test result exceeds this threshold, resamples are taken and other factors, such as weather and water conditions, are used to determine whether an official advisory should be issued.

Swim Guide does not actively update Rhode Island beaches.

Please note that smoking is banned at all Rhode Island public beaches.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Goddard Memorial State Park

East Greenwich, Rhode Island
Managed by The Swim Guide

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on September 7th, 2016. 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
27°C
Clear and sunny

Visitors to Goddard Memorial State Park can enjoy saltwater swimming and fishing at the public beach. However, there is much more to see and do at this popular Rhode Island park including a variety of tree species, golf course, equestrian shows, picnic area, hiking trails, and performing arts centre! There are no park entrance fees, but there are fees for the various amenities. Accessible restrooms are provided for your convenience. Pets are not allowed on the beach during the summer.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Goddard Memorial State Park is sampled weekly from May 26th to September 1st

SOURCE INFORMATION

Rhode Island Department of Health monitors water quality at all licensed beaches in Rhode Island. Water samples are collected from Memorial Day weekend to Labour Day weekend. The monitoring schedules follows a tiered monitoring plan. Tier I beaches are sampled at least weekly. Tier II beaches are samples monthly.

Tier III beaches are sampled twice per season.

The Rhode Island Department of Health does not share weekly test results. Only official beach advisories are shared publicly. The current threshold for triggering a possible advisory is 60 CFU of enterococcus per 100ml of marine water. When a test result exceeds this threshold, resamples are taken and other factors, such as weather and water conditions, are used to determine whether an official advisory should be issued.

Swim Guide does not actively update Rhode Island beaches.

Please note that smoking is banned at all Rhode Island public beaches.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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