Posts by Parker Muzzerall

Posted: June 15, 2018 at 2:31 pm

It has been a busy season for new affiliates at Swim Guide, and we are thrilled to announce another in Watauga Riverkeeper! As an initiative of long time Swim Guide affiliate MountainTrue, Watauga Riverkeeper works to protect, monitor, and restore the beautiful natural waters of western North Carolina. The Watauga Riverkeeper The Watauga Riverkeeper is …

 
Posted: June 12, 2018 at 9:10 am

It is with great pleasure we welcome our newest Swim Guide affiliate, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh! Operating out of the Environmental Research and Innovation Center (ERIC), UW OshKosh has been actively involved in Wisconsin’s Great Lakes beach monitoring program since 2003. Having expanded in recent years, the beach monitoring team now includes inland sites as …

 
Posted: June 8, 2018 at 1:14 pm

It is with great excitement that we are announcing the newest Swim Guide affiliate, Sound Rivers! They bring a long history of conservation and advocacy to our growing Swim Guide network in the state of North Carolina. Sound Rivers Founded in 2015 with the merger of two of the state’s oldest grassroots conservation organizations, Sound …

 
Posted: May 26, 2018 at 4:32 pm

Memorial Day Weekend in the United States serves as the unofficial start to summer in the US, similar to Victoria Day weekend in Canada. People across the country are dusting off their lawn chairs, getting their pools open, and their boats on the water as the weather (and water) starts to warm up. While many …

 
Posted: May 25, 2018 at 11:08 am

We are excited to announce the newest Swim Guide affiliate, White River Waterkeeper! Not only are they a new affiliate, but they are also bringing the first swim sites in the state of Arkansas with them. This means we are welcoming and celebrating both a new affiliate and a new state to the Swim Guide …

 
Posted: May 18, 2018 at 2:57 pm

For many, the May long weekend in Canada is the unofficial beginning of summer. It also marks the start of most seasonal recreational water quality monitoring programs across the country. To celebrate, we wanted to show some love for our Canadian affiliates. Our Canadian affiliates represent a vibrant network of grassroots organizations and committed individuals …

 
Posted: April 24, 2018 at 4:12 pm

Swim Drink Fish Canada is looking for someone to help compile a report on recreational and beach water quality databases. The contractor will prepare a report that answers the following questions: Where are recreational water quality monitoring bodies and beach managers in Canada and the USA currently storing recreational water quality data? Are those databases …

 
Posted: March 2, 2018 at 4:33 pm

We are absolutely thrilled to announce our newest Swim Guide affiliate organization, Surfrider Foundation Kauai Chapter. The Kauai Chapter is our fist affiliate in Hawaii. We are simultaneously welcoming a brand new state and affiliate. Kauai Chapter’s recreational water quality monitoring work allows Swim Guide to share their water quality information for one of the …

 
Posted: February 22, 2018 at 4:37 pm

Waterkeepers Bahamas conducting vital work for Bahamians With three full-time staff and ten volunteers, Waterkeepers Bahamas are a small but mighty group of dedicated people protecting the waters of The Bahamas. Waterkeepers Bahamas joined Swim Guide in early 2017, and brought a whole new country with them. They actively monitor water quality and share test …

 
Posted: February 21, 2018 at 9:31 am

Swim Guide ensures you’ll have the information you need for a great day at the beach. TORONTO, February 2018 — Beach goers can access even better beach and water quality information, including service in 3 languages, with the launch of Swim Guide’s third version of its Android app: Swim Guide 3.3 With nearly 2 million …

 
Posted: December 19, 2017 at 12:18 pm

We are very excited to announce the newest member of the Swim Guide affiliate program, Surfrider Foundation’s Rincón Chapter in Puerto Rico! The Rincón Chapter was originally formed in 2001 by a small group of devoted citizens in an effort to help create the Reserva Marina Tres Palmas Marine Reserve, Puerto Rico’s first co-managed and …

 
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