Posts tagged "beaches"

, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: March 31, 2020 at 12:25 pm

Last updated March 31 at 12:27 PM. This page will be updated often with new information. On the advice of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the Government of Ontario has extended the Declaration of Emergency by two weeks. Click here to access the new order. In order to stop the spread of COVID-19 by …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: March 30, 2020 at 4:25 pm

The Swim Guide was created in order to answer the question, “Is it safe to swim?” For 9 years, we’ve provided up to date recreational water quality data for beaches, lakes, and rivers around the world. The Covid-19 pandemic has added a new intonation to the question of whether or not you can get sick …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: March 25, 2020 at 12:26 am

25 March 2020 updates In an effort to curb the spread of coronavirus, enforce social distancing, and in certain cases, accommodate mandatory work and travel restrictions, states, counties, and cities across the USA are limiting access to beaches. The majority of US recreational water quality monitoring programs continue to sample beaches and share test results …

 
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: August 3, 2017 at 10:43 am

For the 2017 August Long Weekend, Swim Guide has put together a list of the most popular beaches in New Brunswick listed in our program. The province lists 60 official beaches used by locals and tourists for swimming and recreation. On the August long weekend many people will head to their local beach to spend …

 
Posted: July 25, 2017 at 3:32 pm

Swim Guide wants to help you find the best beaches in Kingston Ontario for this August long weekend. For the August Long Weekend 2017 Swim Guide recommends these Kingston Frontenac beaches for their consistent excellent water quality (they passed water quality testing more than 95% of the time in 2017), and the beaches’ popularity with …

 
Posted: at 3:31 pm

Swim Guide wants to help you find the best beaches in the Province of Manitoba for the upcoming August long weekend. For the 2017 August Long Weekend in Canada, Swim Guide recommends these beaches in Manitoba for their consistent excellent water quality (they passed water quality testing more than 95% of the time in 2017), …

 
Posted: at 3:24 pm

Swim Guide wants to help you find the best beaches in Québec for this August long weekend. For the 2017 August Long Weekend, Swim Guide recommends these Québec beaches for their consistent excellent water quality (they passed water quality testing more than 95% of the time in 2017), and the beaches’ popularity with our users. …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: at 3:19 pm

Swim Guide wants to help you find the best beaches in Southern Ontario for this August long weekend. There have been many issues affecting beaches in Ontario, such as historic flooding and higher than normal levels of bacteria in the water. For the August Long Weekend 2017 Swim Guide recommends these Southern Ontario beaches for …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: at 12:54 pm

Swim Guide wants to help you find the best beaches in Vancouver for this August long weekend.For the August Long Weekend 2017 Swim Guide recommends these Vancouver area beaches for their consistent excellent water quality (they passed water quality testing more than 95% of the time in 2017), and the beaches’ popularity with our users. …

 
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