Sandy Neck Beach is re-opened to swimming.  After its August 31st closure due to elevated Enterococci bacterial counts, a re-sample was collected.  Laboratory analyses revealed the re-sample was at acceptable bacteria counts for swimming in compliance with 105 CMR 445.000, Minimum Standards for Bathing Beaches.

Cyanobacteria Postings at Lakes and Ponds

–          Pet advisory signage will be removed from North Pond and Long Pond Marstons Mills within 24 hours due to decreased Cyanobacteria biomass and microcystin toxins.

Warning Level

Hinckley Pond, Barnstable

To see a map with all monitored ponds and other town’s ponds – check out the APCC Cyanomap at: