Bennington Town Beach

Bennington, New Hampshire

Bennington Town Beach is located on Whittemore Lake at the end of Town Beach Road. This sandy beach is great for swimming and there is a raft. There are also picnic tables and trash receptacles to be used as well. Lifeguard may be on duty.

WATER QUALITY
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  • Current Status
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MONITORING FREQUENCY

is sampled monthly from 1 June to 1 September

SOURCE INFORMATION

The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services monitors water quality at beaches in the state from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Water samples are collected several times a week throughout the swimming season. When advisories are issued, they are posted on the DES website and on its beach advisory Twitter feed (@NHDES_Beaches).

NHDES posts their latest test results to Swim Guide during the monitoring season as soon as they become available.

A beach is marked Green when test results are below water quality standards of 88 counts of E. coli per 100ml or when the geometric mean of at least three samples collected in a 60-day period meets the standard of 47 counts of E. coli per 100ml of water..

A freshwater beach is marked Red when two consecutive samples exceed 88 counts of E. coli per 100ml or when the geometric mean of at least three samples collected in a 60-day period exceeds 47 counts of E. coli per 100ml of water.

A beach is marked Grey when current or reliable information is unavailable.

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Bennington Town Beach

Bennington, New Hampshire

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

Bennington Town Beach is located on Whittemore Lake at the end of Town Beach Road. This sandy beach is great for swimming and there is a raft. There are also picnic tables and trash receptacles to be used as well. Lifeguard may be on duty.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

is sampled monthly from 1 June to 1 September

SOURCE INFORMATION

The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services monitors water quality at beaches in the state from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Water samples are collected several times a week throughout the swimming season. When advisories are issued, they are posted on the DES website and on its beach advisory Twitter feed (@NHDES_Beaches).

NHDES posts their latest test results to Swim Guide during the monitoring season as soon as they become available.

A beach is marked Green when test results are below water quality standards of 88 counts of E. coli per 100ml or when the geometric mean of at least three samples collected in a 60-day period meets the standard of 47 counts of E. coli per 100ml of water..

A freshwater beach is marked Red when two consecutive samples exceed 88 counts of E. coli per 100ml or when the geometric mean of at least three samples collected in a 60-day period exceeds 47 counts of E. coli per 100ml of water.

A beach is marked Grey when current or reliable information is unavailable.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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