Tidal Monitoring in Back River with Blue Water Baltimore
We partnered with Blue Water Baltimore to collect samples each week around Back River.
According to the State of Maryland, it is considered unsafe to come in contact with surface waters with an enterococcus level greater than 130MPN/100mL.
Results for samples collected on September 20, 2023 are shown below.
695 Overpass: 203MPN/100mL
Todd Point Lane: <10MPN/100mL
Lynch Point: 20MPN/100mL
Muddy Gut: 10MPN/100mL
Cox's Point Park: <10MPN/100mL
Wildwood Beach: <10MPN/100mL
Millers Island: 10MPN/100mL
Stemmers Run: 20MPN/100mL
Weather at the time of these collections: Incoming Tide, sunny, with no rain within the past 48 hours.
For the most recent results in all the other areas monitored throughout Baltimore, visit www.baltimorewaterwatch.org. The locations regularly tested in Back River are shown below.