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A Guide to Healthy Swimming at Saltwater Beaches: Washington State's BEACH Program

 
Publication number Date Published
08-03-021September 2008
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Author(s) Archer, J. and J. Bennett
Description This brochure is a guide to healthy swimming at saltwater beaches. It contains information about the Washington Beach Environmental Assessment, Communication and Health (BEACH) Program. It serves to educate the public about BEACH Program monitoring, how water is contaminated, how to stay healthy at the beach, and how to understand beach advisory signs.
REQUEST A COPY The mission of the Department of Ecology is to protect, preserve, and enhance Washington’s environment. To help us meet that goal, please consider the environment before you print or request a copy.

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Contact Joan LeTourneau at 360-407-6764 or jlet461@ecy.wa.gov
Keywords beach, environmental, health, water, assessment
WEB PAGE BEACH Program web page