Dry-Weather monitoring: April - October (40 beaches sampled)
Wet-Weather monitoring: November - March (19 beaches sampled)

For the Week of: August 13, 2018 - Dry-Weather Monitoring Schedule

NS = Not Sampled due to inaccessibility, unsafe conditions, lab accident, wet-weather or holiday monitoring schedule.

State Standards:

* Total Coliform MPN/100 ml (Std: <10,000/100 ml)
* Fecal Coliform MPN/100 ml (Std: <400/100 ml)
* Enterococcus MPN/100 ml (Std: <104/100 ml)

* Fecal:Total Coliform Ratio when >1000 Total Coliform (Std: 0.1)

To "pass" a sample must be less than the State standard.

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 Meets all State StandardsDate SampledTotal Coliform*Fecal Coliform*Enterococcus*Beach ID and Map
Staircase Beach - Bottom of Footpath Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 50000
Rincon Beach - South of Creek Yes 08/13/2018  10 <10 <10 1000
Rincon Beach - Base of Footpath Yes 08/13/2018 63 20 <10 1100
La Conchita Beach - Storm Drain Outfall Yes 08/13/2018 41 <10 <10 2500
Oil Piers Beach - South of Drain Yes 08/13/2018 10 <10 <10 4000
Hobson County Park Beach - Stairs Yes 08/13/2018 30 10 87 5000
Faria County Park Beach - Stairs Yes 08/13/2018 10 <10 <10  7000
Mandos Cove - Storm Drain Outfall Yes 08/13/2018 31 20 <10 8100
Solimar Beach - East Gate at Creek Yes 08/13/2018 10 10 <10 10000
Emma Wood State Beach - South of Drain Yes 08/13/2018 <10 <10 <10 11000
Surfer's Point at Seaside - Across from Handicap Footpath Yes 08/13/2018 30 <10 10 13000
Promenade Park - Figueroa Street Yes 08/13/2018 52 20 <10 14000
Promenade Park - Paseo De Playa Street Yes 08/13/2018 86 <10 <10 15000
Promenade Park - California Street at Drain Yes 08/13/2018 146 75 20 17000
San Buenaventura State Beach - Kalorama Street Yes 08/13/2018 31 10 10 18000
San Buenaventura State Beach - San Jon Road South of Drain Yes 08/13/2018 <10 <10 <10 19000
San Buenaventura State Beach - Dover Lane Yes 08/13/2018 <10 <10 <10 20000
San Buenaventura State Beach - Weymouth Lane Yes 08/13/2018 31 <10 <10 21000
Marina Park Beach - Across from Playground Yes 08/13/2018 62 10 10 22000
Peninsula Beach - Harbor Cove Yes 08/13/2018 73 <10 <10 23000
Surfers' Knoll - Out from Parking Lot Yes 08/13/2018 20 20 <10 25000
Oxnard Beach - 5th Street Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 29000
Oxnard Beach - Outrigger Way Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 30000
Oxnard Bch. Park - Falkirk Avenue Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 32000
Oxnard Beach Park - Starfish Drive Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 33000
Hollywood Beach - La Crescenta Street Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 34000
Hollywood Beach - Los Robles Street NS         35000
Hobie Beach - Channel Islands Harbor

Yes

08/07/2018 173 <10 <10 36000
Channel Islands Harbor Beach Park - Kiddie Beach Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 37000
Silverstrand Beach - San Nicolas Avenue Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 38000
Silverstrand Beach - Santa Paula Avenue Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 39000
Silverstrand Beach - Sawtelle Avenue Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 40000
Port Hueneme Beach Park - North of Pier Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 41000
Ormond Beach - J Street Drain Yes 08/07/2018 20 <10 10 42000
Ormond Beach - Industrial Drain Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 43000
Ormond Beach - Arnold Road Yes 08/07/2018 10 10 <10 44000
Point Mugu Beach - Out from Parking Lot Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 45000
Thornhill Broome Beach - South of Campground Yes 08/07/2018 10 <10 <10 46000
Sycamore Cove - South of Creek Yes 08/07/2018 <10 <10 <10 47000
County Line Beach - Sandy Beach Yes 08/07/2018  199 <10 <10 49500

 

State of California Ocean Water Quality Bacterial Standards:

The minimum protective bacteriological standards for water adjacent to public beaches and public water-contact sports areas shall be as follows:

Based on a single sample, the density of bacteria in water from each sampling station at a public beach or public water contact sports area shall not exceed:

  • Total coliform bacteria: 10,000 per 100 milliliters; or
  • Fecal coliform bacteria: 400 per 100 milliliters; or
  • Enterococcus bacteria: 104 per 100 milliliters; or
  • Total coliform bacteria: 1,000 per 100 milliliters, if the ratio of fecal/total coliform bacteria exceeds 0.1.

Based on the mean of the logarithms (geometric mean) of the result of at least five weekly samples during any 30-day sampling period, the density of bacteria in water from any sampling station at a public beach or public water contact sports area, shall not exceed:

  • Total coliform bacteria: 1,000 per 100 milliliters; or
  • Fecal coliform bacteria: 200 per 100 milliliters; or
  • Enterococcus bacteria: 35 per 100 milliliters.