2022 Bathing Beach Water Quality Laboratory Results


Learned Pond Beach Photo

Saxonville Beach Photo

Waushakum Beach Photo
Bacteriological Testing - E. Coli (Escherichia coli)
No single E. Coli Sample shall exceed 235 colonies per 100 ml and the geometric mean (GM) of the most recent five samples shall not exceed 126 colonies per 100 ml.
Date 
Sampled
Lab Report 
Date
Learned 
Pond
Saxonville 
Beach
Waushakum Lake
Comments
3/29/22
3/30/22
<5 Passed
Not Sampled
Not Sampled
Learned tested for Polar Plunge Event.
5/3/22
5/4/22
Not Sampled
Not Sampled
10 Passed
Beaches are not open for the 2022 summer season.
5/18/22
5/19/22
<5 Passed
32 Passed
5 Passed
Check with the Framingham Parks & Recreation Dept. for Beach operating dates & times.
5/25/22
5/26/22
<5 Passed
<5 Passed
20 Passed
All beaches are open.
6/1/22
6/2/22
10 Passed
84 Passed
76 Passed
All beaches are open.
6/8/22
6/9/22
12 Passed
108 Passed
124 Passed
All beaches are open.
6/15/22
6/16/22
35 Passed

GM: 8

5 Passed

GM: 21

72 Passed

GM: 37

All beaches are open. 
GM means the Geometric Mean.
6/22/22
6/23/22
20 Passed

GM: 13

60 Passed

GM: 25

44 Passed

GM: 57

All beaches are open.
6/29/22
6/30/22
188 Passed

GM: 27

<5 Passed

GM: 26

10 Passed

GM: 50

All beaches are open.
Please Note: Water laboratory samples are taken from the "Swim Area" (area of greatest bather load) and may not represent the water quality for the entire body of water.

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