Beach & Shellfish Information

Beach Water Quality Testing: Keeping You Informed

The Health Department monitors beach water quality weekly between Memorial Day and Labor Day. The laboratory staff measure the quality of the beach water using an indicator bacteria (Enterococci), as set forth by the CT Department of Environmental Protection and the CT Department of Public Health. 

For the latest information, check back here often. 

Beach Swimming Status  Comments / Specific Information 
Bayley

OPEN

Belle Island

OPEN


 
Calf Pasture

OPEN

 
Harbor View

OPEN  


 
Hickory Bluff

OPEN

 
Marvin

OPEN


 
Norwalk Yacht Club OPEN
 
Roton Point OPEN
 
Rowayton

OPEN

 
Shady

OPEN   

 
Shore and Country

OPEN


 
Shorefront

OPEN


 
Village Creek

OPEN


 
Wee Burn OPEN
 
Wilson Point

OPEN


 

Commercial & Recreational Shellfishing Information

  • Commercial: Please call the Commercial Shellfishing Hotline at (203) 874-0696 to check the status of areas immediately prior to shellfishing. This hotline has the most up-to-date information concerning commercial shellfishing in the Norwalk area.
  • Recreational: Please call the Recreational Shellfishing Hotline at (203) 838-9807 to check the status of areas immediately prior to shellfishing. Areas may close due to rainfall or sewage events. The hotline has the most up-to-date information available.

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