Escambia Avenue

Perdido Beach, Alabama
Managed by Mobile Baykeeper

Escambia Avenue Beach is located in Perdido Beach, Al on Perdido Bay in Baldwin County. There are no restrooms or other amenities and access is primitive. Perdido Bay has a watershed of ~1200 Square miles. The bay is fairly shallow, averaging 7 feet in depth. Beachgoers may see: migratory birds, numerous waterbirds, and dolphins. Nearby Elberta is home to the Baldwin County Heritage Museum as well as the annual Elberta German Sausage Festival.

WATER QUALITY
  • Meets water quality standards
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . 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
Clear
MONITORING FREQUENCY

Escambia Avenue is sampled weekly from January 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/

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Escambia Avenue

Perdido Beach, Alabama
Managed by Mobile Baykeeper

WATER QUALITY
  • Meets water quality standards
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . 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
Clear

Escambia Avenue Beach is located in Perdido Beach, Al on Perdido Bay in Baldwin County. There are no restrooms or other amenities and access is primitive. Perdido Bay has a watershed of ~1200 Square miles. The bay is fairly shallow, averaging 7 feet in depth. Beachgoers may see: migratory birds, numerous waterbirds, and dolphins. Nearby Elberta is home to the Baldwin County Heritage Museum as well as the annual Elberta German Sausage Festival.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Escambia Avenue is sampled weekly from January 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/

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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