Jamestown Beach

Williamsburg, Virginia
Mis à jour par James River Association

This is a great spot for the family to get out and enjoy the sunshine! There are concession stands where food can be purchased, and while many go to Jamestown Beach to stretch out on a towel for a few hours, there are also spots for other recreation such as fishing and paddling.

Qualité de l’eau
  • Qualité de l’eau était satisfaisante dans 95 % des cas

  • Statut Historique
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on Août 30th, 2019. James River Association updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on Août 30th, 2019 à 4:05 PM.
Légende de qualité de l’eau:  
Fréquence de Surveillance

Jamestown Beach des analyses de l’eau de cette plage sont effectuées weekly de Mai 24th de Septembre 2nd.

Sources

James Riverkeepers manage a water quality monitoring program covering 25 testing locations throughout the James watershed. Water samples are collected and processed for E. coli, turbidity, air/water temperature, conductivity and salinity (at brackish water sites).

James Riverkeepers collect samples every Thursday from May (Memorial Day) to September (Labor Day). Bacterial ContaminationA beach is posted if it exceeds the following water quality standards put forward by the state: A value =/> 235 cfu/100 mLHigh bacteria levels, unsafe temperatures, or elevated river height trigger notification on the website that conditions are unsafe (www.jamesriverwatch.org).Once bacteria results are available (approximately 24-hours after sample collection), results are immediately posted on the James River Watch website (www.jamesriverwatch.org), which informs the public of river conditions. They are also communicated through the Swim Guide app and website. Health advisories are rescinded when the above standards are met. Monitoring StatusA beach is marked Green when a single sample result is under 235 CFU/100 mL and other conditions are relatively non-threatening.A beach is marked Red when one consecutive single sample result is equal to or above 235 CFU/100 mL.A beach is marked Grey if there is no current results or no available information.

Qualité de l’eau

Jamestown Beach

Williamsburg, Virginia
Mis à jour par James River Association

Qualité de l’eau
  • Qualité de l’eau était satisfaisante dans 95 % des cas
  • Statut Historique
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on Août 30th, 2019. James River Association updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on Août 30th, 2019 à 4:05 PM.
Légende de qualité de l’eau:  

This is a great spot for the family to get out and enjoy the sunshine! There are concession stands where food can be purchased, and while many go to Jamestown Beach to stretch out on a towel for a few hours, there are also spots for other recreation such as fishing and paddling.

Fréquence de Surveillance

Jamestown Beach des analyses de l’eau de cette plage sont effectuées weekly de Mai 24th de Septembre 2nd.

Sources

James Riverkeepers manage a water quality monitoring program covering 25 testing locations throughout the James watershed. Water samples are collected and processed for E. coli, turbidity, air/water temperature, conductivity and salinity (at brackish water sites).

James Riverkeepers collect samples every Thursday from May (Memorial Day) to September (Labor Day). Bacterial ContaminationA beach is posted if it exceeds the following water quality standards put forward by the state: A value =/> 235 cfu/100 mLHigh bacteria levels, unsafe temperatures, or elevated river height trigger notification on the website that conditions are unsafe (www.jamesriverwatch.org).Once bacteria results are available (approximately 24-hours after sample collection), results are immediately posted on the James River Watch website (www.jamesriverwatch.org), which informs the public of river conditions. They are also communicated through the Swim Guide app and website. Health advisories are rescinded when the above standards are met. Monitoring StatusA beach is marked Green when a single sample result is under 235 CFU/100 mL and other conditions are relatively non-threatening.A beach is marked Red when one consecutive single sample result is equal to or above 235 CFU/100 mL.A beach is marked Grey if there is no current results or no available information.

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