Neuse River - Glenburnie Park

New Bern, North Carolina
Managed by Sound Rivers

Glenburnie Park is a city park in New Bern along the Neuse River. The park has a dog park and disc golf course. It is also a popular spot for boaters and paddlers. There is also a fishing pier at this site. The park is adjacent to the New Bern Wastewater Treatment Plant. The outflow of treated water is still rich in nutrients which attracts fish and anglers.

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 30th, 2018. Sound Rivers 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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MONITORING FREQUENCY

Neuse River - Glenburnie Park is sampled weekly from January 1st to December 31st

SOURCE INFORMATION

Sound Rivers’ Neuse and Pamlico-Tar Riverkeepers work with interns and volunteers to monitor water quality sites in the Neuse and Tar-Pamlico watersheds. Our sites are generally sampled weekly from June 1st through August 31st. Sites are monitored for E. coli (in freshwater) and enterococci in salt water.

Sound Rivers uses the EPA and North Carolina water quality criteria for contact recreation. Healthy waters are ≤ 235 MPN/100 mL for E. coli in freshwater and enterococci ≤ 104 MPN/100 mL in salt water.

Sites are marked green when the last sample was below the criteria.

Sites are marked red when the last sample was above the criteria.

Sites are marked grey when there are no current results or there is no available information.

The results of our monitoring are posted to swim guide’s website and app as soon as lab results are available. You can find further information about Sound Rivers and our monitoring programs at http://soundrivers.org.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Neuse River - Glenburnie Park

New Bern, North Carolina
Managed by Sound Rivers

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 30th, 2018. Sound Rivers 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:   

Glenburnie Park is a city park in New Bern along the Neuse River. The park has a dog park and disc golf course. It is also a popular spot for boaters and paddlers. There is also a fishing pier at this site. The park is adjacent to the New Bern Wastewater Treatment Plant. The outflow of treated water is still rich in nutrients which attracts fish and anglers.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Neuse River - Glenburnie Park is sampled weekly from January 1st to December 31st

SOURCE INFORMATION

Sound Rivers’ Neuse and Pamlico-Tar Riverkeepers work with interns and volunteers to monitor water quality sites in the Neuse and Tar-Pamlico watersheds. Our sites are generally sampled weekly from June 1st through August 31st. Sites are monitored for E. coli (in freshwater) and enterococci in salt water.

Sound Rivers uses the EPA and North Carolina water quality criteria for contact recreation. Healthy waters are ≤ 235 MPN/100 mL for E. coli in freshwater and enterococci ≤ 104 MPN/100 mL in salt water.

Sites are marked green when the last sample was below the criteria.

Sites are marked red when the last sample was above the criteria.

Sites are marked grey when there are no current results or there is no available information.

The results of our monitoring are posted to swim guide’s website and app as soon as lab results are available. You can find further information about Sound Rivers and our monitoring programs at http://soundrivers.org.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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