The Strand Beach, Oxford

Oxford, Maryland

Oxford today is still a waterman’s town, but is enjoying a new resurgence based on tourism and leisure activities. Its quiet charm, fresh air, summer breezes, and clean water provide a haven from the hustle and bustle of city life for boaters, weekend visitors, and summer residents.

For locals and visitors to Oxford, MD, the town has public beaches with great views of the Tred Avon river. The most popular public beaches in Oxford are the sandy beach near East Strand Road, and and the sandy beach near Morris Street at the waterfront park.

WATER QUALITY
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  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy 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
Cloudy
MONITORING FREQUENCY

The Strand Beach, Oxford is sampled monthly from June 16th to September 2nd

SOURCE INFORMATION

Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy monitors water quality at sites in this region. Sampling Season starts Memorial Day Weekend and ends Labor Day Weekend.

Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy utilizes the standardized EPA criteria of 104 cfu/100 ml for collecting and analyzing water samples. Water samples are collected every month. Results are posted as soon as lab results are available. Results will be communicated through the swim guide app. Results tables are available by email or by calling Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy at 443 385 0511.

A beach is marked Green when single sample results are under 104 Enterococcus / 100 ML water.

A beach is marked Red when the results are equal to or above 104 Enterococcus / 100 ML water. If a sample exceeds the standard the site is retested the following week.

A beach is marked Grey when there are no current results or there is no available information.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

The Strand Beach, Oxford

Oxford, Maryland

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy 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
Cloudy

Oxford today is still a waterman’s town, but is enjoying a new resurgence based on tourism and leisure activities. Its quiet charm, fresh air, summer breezes, and clean water provide a haven from the hustle and bustle of city life for boaters, weekend visitors, and summer residents.

For locals and visitors to Oxford, MD, the town has public beaches with great views of the Tred Avon river. The most popular public beaches in Oxford are the sandy beach near East Strand Road, and and the sandy beach near Morris Street at the waterfront park.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

The Strand Beach, Oxford is sampled monthly from June 16th to September 2nd

SOURCE INFORMATION

Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy monitors water quality at sites in this region. Sampling Season starts Memorial Day Weekend and ends Labor Day Weekend.

Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy utilizes the standardized EPA criteria of 104 cfu/100 ml for collecting and analyzing water samples. Water samples are collected every month. Results are posted as soon as lab results are available. Results will be communicated through the swim guide app. Results tables are available by email or by calling Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy at 443 385 0511.

A beach is marked Green when single sample results are under 104 Enterococcus / 100 ML water.

A beach is marked Red when the results are equal to or above 104 Enterococcus / 100 ML water. If a sample exceeds the standard the site is retested the following week.

A beach is marked Grey when there are no current results or there is no available information.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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