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Posted: June 13, 2012 at 4:14 pm

The East Bay Express talks about beach water quality in the San Francisco area and talks about Baykeeper’s Swim Guide launch:For those who swim, sail, or paddle in the bay, it’s important to know what you’re getting yourself into. That’s why San Francisco Baykeeper helped developed the Bay Area version of the free Swim Guide …

 
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Posted: June 10, 2012 at 4:02 pm

A great piece from Venice 311 about Swim Guide’s launch in the California:Although Venice Beach recently received high grades for water quality compared to neighboring beaches, ocean water is united and it only takes a strong current, storm or dumping mishap to change the situation. Now, there is an app for that. Historically  people have …

 
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Posted: June 9, 2012 at 3:57 pm

KPBS San Diego covers the Swim Guide launch in Southern California. Click through the link below to listen to the audio:San Diego Coastkeeper launched a free app for iPhones and Androids on Wednesday called Swim Guide. The guide is also available online. New Swim Guide Reveals Water Quality At California Beaches Beachgoers now have a …

 
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Posted: June 7, 2012 at 3:54 pm

The Paramus Post covers Swim Guide’s launch in California, with quotes from the Russian Riverkeeper:“Is it safe to swim? That’s the question we get asked most by the public”, stated Don McEnhill, Executive Director of Russian Riverkeeper. “Although our answer is always yes, now people can see the data right on their phones so summer …

 
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Posted: June 6, 2012 at 3:51 pm

Treehugger.com highlights how Swim Guide helps present waterborne illnesses:On a hot summer day, there’s nothing like a dip in the ocean to cool off. Unless that little dip lands you in the sickbed. According to Pete Nichols, of the Waterkeeper Alliance, millions of people get sick each year from coming into contact with polluted water …

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Posted: June 5, 2012 at 6:11 pm

Andrea Ramey at Local 15 in Alabama covers the launch of Swim Guide and explores the importance of keeping beaches clean and healthy. Here’s what Baykeeper Casi Callaway had to say:“This is a great way for you to know, if I put my 3-year-old in the water, is he or she going to be safe?” …

 
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Posted: 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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, Swim Guide Editor
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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