Posts tagged "coverage"

, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: January 10, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Swim Guide users love their homewaters. Happy 2017. Swim Guide provides water quality for over 7,000 beaches, in four countries. We have beaches in all provinces in Canada, in 34 states in the US, in Baja and Baja Sur in Mexico, and over 700 beaches in New Zealand. Some of the most stunning swimming places …

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, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: November 11, 2016 at 2:07 pm

Tomorrow, Saturday, November 12, starting at 9AM, swimmers will take to the water at Coronation Park, on Lake Ontario. And the swimming is not going to stop until the following morning, at 9AM. This 24 Hour Cold Water Relay, the Day and Night for the Great Lakes Trust Swim, will raise money for the Great …

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, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: July 9, 2013 at 1:41 pm

Is it safe to swim in the river or Bay today?  Rona Kobell of the Bay Journal explored this question with some of our Swim Guide Affiliates, Chris Trumbauer,  West/ Rhode Riverkeeper; Dave Burden, the Virginia Coastkeeper & Fred Tutman, Patuxent Riverkeeper.  We hope their answers empower you learn more about water quality concerns and …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: June 13, 2013 at 3:21 pm

Assateague Coastkeeper is using Swim Guide to protect beach-goers and paddlers in the area from water pollution. Here’s a taste of some recent media coverage:Swim Guide information comes from Worcester County, which monitors the bacteria level at Ocean City beaches; the U.S. National Park Service, for Assateague Island’s beaches; and Assateague Coastkeepers, for Coastal Bay waterways …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: at 9:18 am

A nice shout-out for Oregon Waterkeeper members and Swim Guide on the west coast from Oregon Live:Unofficially, summertime is here. That means coastal tourism is beginning to boom after a winter of cold, stormy seas. But the weather on the Oregon coast (anywhere in western Oregon, for that matter) is unpredictable. Its best not to …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: June 12, 2013 at 10:13 pm

Metro News profiled Swim Guide and Riverkeeper’s efforts to protect beach-goers in Alberta on June 12, 2013. Here’s an excerpt:Mounting concerns about toxic blue-green algae blooms and other waterborne contaminants may have some beach bums heading for the backyard rather than the lakefront. But Glenn Isaac, director of North Saskatchewan Riverkeeper, says his group is …

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, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: June 10, 2013 at 4:42 pm

A nice shout-out for Swim Guide in the Bay Journal. Beach-lovers and swimmers in the Chesapeake rejoice! Get the full story here: Bay Journal – Article: Swim Guide app lets users know if local beach is safe to swim in.

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: June 2, 2013 at 10:58 pm

In May, 2013, Eye on Annapolis profiled West/Rhode Riverkeeper’s water quality monitoring efforts:For countless residents and visitors, Memorial Day signals the unofficial start of summer – and the summer swimming season. Getting information about the water quality of our local waterways has just become a whole lot easier with the launch of the Swim Guide, …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: May 28, 2013 at 4:06 pm

Swim Guide has arrived on the Assateague Coast!Assateague Coastkeeper, Kathy Phillips, announced, “The focus of this weekend’s launch of the Swim Guide – Worcester County is to encourage citizens to celebrate the right to clean, swimmable waters and to promote the importance of the Clean Water Act, established in 1972, in protecting our local waterways.” …

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, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: May 20, 2013 at 10:18 am

The Hollywood Reporter broke the news this morning that Criminal Minds stars A.J. Cook and Matthew Gray Gubler are big fan of the Waterkeeper Swim Guide.

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, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: May 12, 2013 at 10:20 pm

Our friends at the Mass Oyster Project gave a nice shout-out to Swim Guide this week. Stay tuned, more Mass. beaches are coming online this month!While it is useful to beach-goers, there are other elements to it as well. The app is eyeopening as through it one can see the abundance of beaches, the number …

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, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: August 15, 2012 at 4:13 pm

L.A. Times reviews Swim Guide:Wait! Dont get sick from swimming. See if the water is clean before you dive in.via Beach app Swim Guide gives the scoop on clean water: Web Buzz – Los Angeles Times.

 
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