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Posted: June 5, 2012 at 9:24 am

Meredith Brown, Ottawa Riverkeeper, shows off Swim Guide during a national television interview. Riverkeeper was one of the first Swim Guide affiliates, the first bilingual affiliate, and the first French-language Swim Guide ambassador.

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Posted: June 4, 2012 at 3:40 pm

Mashable covers Swim Guide after its launch in California:A newly released app called the Swim Guide directs users to the closest and cleanest beaches. Water quality data is sourced from government agencies to provide user information on the water cleanliness for more than 300 California beaches.Read the full story via Avoid Dirty Beaches With Swim …

 
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Posted: June 3, 2012 at 3:35 pm

Douglas Moran at Gear Diary chats up Swim Guide in a new post:Oh, the summer’s coming!  If you go by “tradition”, summer started last weekend with Memorial Day.  If you’re a more pedantic, calendar/astronomy-oriented kinda person like myself, summer doesn’t start until June 21st, the summer solstice. But either way, kids are getting out of …

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Posted: June 2, 2012 at 4:05 pm

Russian Riverkeeper gets some great coverage with the launch of Swim Guide just north of San Francisco:Healdsburg and Sonoma County beach-lovers will be happy to know that a new, free smartphone app can help them find the closest, cleanest beach to play and swim in. “Is it safe to swim? That’s the question we get …

 
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Posted: at 3:31 pm

San Diego Coastkeeper’s launch of Swim Guide was covered in the North County Times:With summer swim season arriving, San Diego Coastkeeper is offering San Diego Countys version of the interactive Swim Guide, an online and smartphone app to help beachgoers find healthy stretches of coastline. The new app also includes access to water quality data …

 
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Posted: May 31, 2012 at 1:01 pm

Scott Sterling of the Pacific Swell interviews Pamela Crouch from Orange County Coastkeeper about launching Swim Guide in their watershed in May 2012:With Memorial Day heralding the unofficial start of the summer season, thoughts can quickly begin to turn towards the beach. While California boasts an abundance of shoreline, not all of it is always …

 
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Posted: May 30, 2012 at 2:30 pm

We are thrilled to announce that California and Florida have joined Swim Guide. As of May 30, 2012, beaches across both states are live on the Swim Guide app. You’ll be able to find beaches, check water quality, and share your beach adventure with your friends from amazing beaches in places like Santa Monica, Orange …

 
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Posted: April 30, 2012 at 5:02 pm

The BP Oil Disaster of 2010 – just two short years ago – made many of us realize that our beaches may not just always be there for our children.  I have never had such an eye opening experience as the day my 2 ½ year old son with his big blue eyes and blonde …

 
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Posted: April 28, 2012 at 4:56 pm

Congrats to the team of volunteers who helped Santa Barbara Channelkeeper remove 31 pounds of litter from West Beach today. Litter and debris can spread contamination, harm or kill wildlife, or drive people away from beaches. Cleanups help protect nature and reconnect people with the water.

 
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Posted: April 27, 2012 at 10:03 pm

Swim Guide affiliate in California was part of deal to help protect your beaches:Malibu has reached a $6.6-million legal settlement with environmental groups that both sides say will protect beachgoers by reducing the amount of polluted storm runoff that reaches the ocean. The settlement of a 2008 federal Clean Water Act lawsuit against the city …

 
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Posted: April 24, 2012 at 4:54 pm

Swim Guide makes headlines in Alabama, thanks to the hard work of the Mobile Baykeeper crew. And the mayor approves:“As long as you can get out good, factual information, I’m supportive of that,” Dauphin Island Mayor Jeff Collier said of the new mobile device tool. “People need to be informed, and I think that’s a …

 
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Posted: April 23, 2012 at 9:49 pm

Mobile Bay is the very first Alabama beach community to join Swim Guide. Welcome! As we reach the two-year anniversary of the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Disaster, our community truly understands the importance of water quality in our coastal areas. Mobile Baykeeper is providing this tool to help inform the community on the health …

 
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