Due to the increase in COVID 19 cases in the area, local officials have made the decision to close vehicular traffic into Rockport Beach for the remainder of the month starting Sunday, July 19 at11:59 pm.
Texas' first Blue Wave Beach!
Texas Beach Watch - Texas Beach Watch is a program funded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and administered by the Texas General Land Office to monitor water quality at Texas' recreational beaches. When bacteria levels in the water exceed the acceptable standards established by the EPA, the GLO works with local governments to issue advisories warning the public not to swim in affected waters.
Clean Beaches - The Clean Beaches Coalition (CBC) is a network of coastal organizations and individuals committed to promoting clean, healthy and well managed beaches around the world.
The Rockport Beach waters (Little Bay, Saltwater Pool, North and South Rockport Beach) are tested twice a week for bacteria and the results are posted on the TexasBeachWatch.com website. They are also available at our entry booth and office. In the event of a high reading, there are signs in those locations to indicate the same.
NOTE: Dogs/pets & glass containers are NOT allowed on the Rockport Beach.
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