Swimming Lakes ~ Water Quality Testing Schedule 2018

City of Boiling Spring Lakes Swimming Lakes ~ Water Quality Testing Schedule 2018

May 23rd ~ report   (swimming advisory issued)   /   RETEST 6.6.18 - Swimming Advisory rescinded ~ report 

June 18th

July 16th

August 20th

The City of Boiling Spring Lakes follows the N.C. Recreational Water Quality Program standards and tests for the following bacteria:  E. Coli, Enterococci & Fecal Coliform. The State of NC does not require the city to test our swimming lakes.  We do so as a matter of public health for our residents and visitors.


Swimming Advisories would be issued if two of the three listed bacteria levels exceed the following standards:
E. Coli  > 235MPN / 100ml
Enterococci > 61MPN / 100ml
Fecal Coliform > 200 Colonies / 100ml

Current Swimming Advisories:  None

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 10:54:00 AM