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, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: July 22, 2020 at 5:47 pm

Swim Guide’s parent organization, Swim Drink Fish, is thrilled to recognize the 100 Affiliate organizations joining Swim Guide for the 2020 swimming season. Swim Drink Fish published a news release July 23, 2020 recognizing the affiliates who contribute beach water quality data to the platform so that you can access the water safely this summer. …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: June 9, 2020 at 10:57 am

French version to followBlue Flags awarded to 29 beaches and nine marinas in Canada this year, announces Swim Drink Fish June 9, 2020 Toronto, Ont. – Twenty-nine beaches and nine marinas have earned the prestigious Blue Flag Canada certification this year. Blue Flag is an international award given to beaches and marinas that meet high environmental, …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: May 13, 2020 at 1:55 pm

Swim Drink Fish is proud to announce we now operate Blue Flag Canada. Blue Flag is a world-renowned certification program for eco-friendly beaches, boats, and marinas. With this exciting news, Swim Drink Fish joins the Blue Flag International network of 47 National Operators. Beachgoers around the world recognize the iconic Blue Flag. And Blue Flag …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: July 11, 2015 at 12:26 pm

Swim Guide was created in Toronto, Canada by Lake Ontario Waterkeeper. “Is it safe to swim in Lake Ontario?” was the most common question we received from the public. We soon discovered reliable facts and figures about current recreational water quality were hard to come by. So we started compiling our own. In 2011, the …

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, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: August 14, 2013 at 1:46 pm

The #InSummerWeSwim Instagram contest, launched August 1st, is a partnership between Waterkeepers Canada and Mountain Equipment Co-op. Together, we want to see what inspires you about summer on the water! It can be your favourite beach or river, your friends swimming, or scenes from a watersport – anything at all. Winning photos will be selected …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: February 12, 2013 at 11:50 am

Find your beach, Swim Guide makes it easy. The free app helps you find the closest, cleanest beach by providing the most current water quality information and directions how to get there. Swim Guide also allows you to easily share your adventure on social media with your friends and family. You can download the app …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: October 31, 2012 at 2:33 pm

The new version of Waterkeeper Swim Guide for iPhone has been accepted by Apple and is now available on the App Store! iPhone & iPod users, please be sure you go to your app store and update Waterkeeper Swim Guide. Waterkeeper Swim Guide 2.1 is now optimized for iOS 6 and iPhone 5 (phones with …

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, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: September 12, 2012 at 3:01 pm

Today, Puget Soundkeeper announced that 56 beaches in Northwest Washington State are now available on Waterkeeper Swim Guide. By introducing Waterkeeper Swim Guide, Puget Soundkeeper is aiming not only to protect beachgoers from getting sick, but also seeks to raise public awareness about pollution threatening our rights to safe swimmable and fishable waters. “People of …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: July 12, 2012 at 10:00 am

Orange County Coastkeeper and Swim Guide help beachgoers in California find the healthiest beaches:A new smartphone application can help California residents stay up to date with the area’s healthiest beaches. Orange County Coastkeeper frequently updates basic information for the area’s beaches and employs the use of water quality data from the Ocean Water Protection Program. …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: July 9, 2012 at 10:00 am

Swim Guide is launched in Baldwin and Mobile counties in Alabama:It can be incredibly frustrating to drive all the way to the beach, only to find out a health advisory has been issued for the waters there. A no-swim warning can result in disappointed children … and adults. As the grownups try to find solutions …

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, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: July 7, 2012 at 10:00 am

Fraser Riverkeeper discusses Swim Guide and how it helps users:A new Swim Guide App — free from Vancouver conservation NGO Fraser Riverkeeper and Toronto-based Lake Ontario Waterkeeper — helps users locate the closest, cleanest beaches in their area. “Swim Guide is revolutionary,” says Fraser Riverkeeper executive director Lauren Hornor. “It leads people to great beaches …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: July 6, 2012 at 10:00 am

Ottawa Riverkeeper announces Swim Guide:Water quality is tested daily at Ottawa’s beaches, and now that information is even easier to access anywhere and anytime. Beaches are updated in real-time as safe for swimming (green) or unsafe (red). Users can also look at the history of any beach, and even who’s taking the water samples. “We’ll …

 
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