Cooks Beach East

Cooks Beach, New Zealand
Managed by Pulse Energy

Captain James Cook and Charles Green first observed the transit of the planet Mercury from this location in 1769. The sighting is commemorated on the beach on a caim of Coromandel granite. White sand stretches for 3km along the bay but steep cliffs make is somewhat isolated from the other beaches. Popular activities include swimming and exploring.

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
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MONITORING FREQUENCY

Cooks Beach East is not sampled

SOURCE INFORMATION

The Waikato Regional Council historically gathered samples at coastal sites in order have a representative graph of the quality of recreational sites. Data was collected on the West Coast in 2008-2009 and on the Coromandel Peninsula in 2007-2008.

Sites are not currently monitored and therefore there are no water quality updates for Waikato swim sites in Swim Guide.

Swimming is not recommended within 48 hours after a heavy rainfall or around storm water outfalls and at stream mouths.

For more information on historical monitoring in this region please visit the council’s website: http://www.waikatoregion.govt.nz/Environment/Natural-resources/coast/Coastal-water-quality/Coastal-water-quality-for-swimming/

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Cooks Beach East

Cooks Beach, New Zealand
Managed by Pulse Energy

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
For water quality icon legend, click:   

Captain James Cook and Charles Green first observed the transit of the planet Mercury from this location in 1769. The sighting is commemorated on the beach on a caim of Coromandel granite. White sand stretches for 3km along the bay but steep cliffs make is somewhat isolated from the other beaches. Popular activities include swimming and exploring.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Cooks Beach East is not sampled

SOURCE INFORMATION

The Waikato Regional Council historically gathered samples at coastal sites in order have a representative graph of the quality of recreational sites. Data was collected on the West Coast in 2008-2009 and on the Coromandel Peninsula in 2007-2008.

Sites are not currently monitored and therefore there are no water quality updates for Waikato swim sites in Swim Guide.

Swimming is not recommended within 48 hours after a heavy rainfall or around storm water outfalls and at stream mouths.

For more information on historical monitoring in this region please visit the council’s website: http://www.waikatoregion.govt.nz/Environment/Natural-resources/coast/Coastal-water-quality/Coastal-water-quality-for-swimming/

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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