Giants Neck Beach (East / Main)

East Lyme, Connecticut
Managed by The Swim Guide

This private beach is maintained by Giants Neck Homeowners Association. The jetty is popular with local crabbers and photographers. Visitors are warned to watch out for falling clams and mussels dropped by seagulls hoping to crack and eat them.

WATER QUALITY
  • Passed water quality tests 60-95% of the time
  • Historical Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on August 27th, 2018. 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
5°C
Clear
MONITORING FREQUENCY

Giants Neck Beach (East / Main) is sampled from May 15th to September 15th

SOURCE INFORMATION

Ledge Light Health District monitors water quality at beaches in this region from mid-May to mid-September. Water samples are collected at weekly from different bathing areas. Advisories are posted to the health district website.

Swim Guide checks the advisories daily, during the monitoring season.

A beach is marked Green when bacteria counts are below 104 units / 100ml of marine water or 235 / 100ml of fresh water,

A beach is marked Red when two consecutive samples exceed 104 bacteria units / 100ml of marine water or 235 / 100ml of fresh water

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

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Giants Neck Beach (East / Main)

East Lyme, Connecticut
Managed by The Swim Guide

WATER QUALITY
  • Passed water quality tests 60-95% of the time
  • Historical Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on August 27th, 2018. 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
5°C
Clear

This private beach is maintained by Giants Neck Homeowners Association. The jetty is popular with local crabbers and photographers. Visitors are warned to watch out for falling clams and mussels dropped by seagulls hoping to crack and eat them.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Giants Neck Beach (East / Main) is sampled from May 15th to September 15th

SOURCE INFORMATION

Ledge Light Health District monitors water quality at beaches in this region from mid-May to mid-September. Water samples are collected at weekly from different bathing areas. Advisories are posted to the health district website.

Swim Guide checks the advisories daily, during the monitoring season.

A beach is marked Green when bacteria counts are below 104 units / 100ml of marine water or 235 / 100ml of fresh water,

A beach is marked Red when two consecutive samples exceed 104 bacteria units / 100ml of marine water or 235 / 100ml of fresh water

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

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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