L & M Beach

New London, Connecticut
Managed by The Swim Guide

This stretch of sand borders along the town of New London where the Fishers Island Sound meets the Thames River. Amenities include picnic tables and bathrooms.

Water Quality
  • Passed water quality tests at least 95% of the time

  • Historical Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on August 26th, 2019. The Swim Guide updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on August 30th, 2019 at 12:51 PM.
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Monitoring Frequency

L & M Beach is sampled weekly from May 15th from 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 waterA beach is marked Grey when there is no recent or reliable information available.

Water Quality Graph

L & M Beach

New London, Connecticut
Managed by The Swim Guide

Water Quality
  • Passed water quality tests at least 95% of the time
  • Historical Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on August 26th, 2019. The Swim Guide updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on August 30th, 2019 at 12:51 PM.
For water quality icon legend, click:  

This stretch of sand borders along the town of New London where the Fishers Island Sound meets the Thames River. Amenities include picnic tables and bathrooms.

Monitoring Frequency

L & M Beach is sampled weekly from May 15th from 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 waterA beach is marked Grey when there is no recent or reliable information available.

Water Quality Graph

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