Beaches are a place to play, watch wildlife, fish, and swim. Since beaches give us so much, we have to protect them from a variety of potential problems. EPA can help you plan a safe trip to the beach, learn about issues that affect beaches, and understand how we protect beaches.
- EPA's Annual Beach Report: 2012 Swimming Season (June 2013)
This is the final annual beach report. You can find the most currently available swimming season statistics in BEACON.
- EPA's Marine Sanitary Survey (May 2012)
- National List of Beaches - Interactive, with links to prior published reports (July 2012)