Two Sites in Continental United States Achieve Second Blue Flag Beach Award​

Two Sites in Continental United States Achieve Second Blue Flag Beach Award Honor recognizes sustainable development through environmental education Wilmington, North Carolina (April 26, 2024) – Two beaches in the continental U.S. are now two-time recipients of the international Blue Flag award, Blue Flag USA announced today. Westward Beach in Malibu and Delray Beach Municipal Beach in […]

Blue Flag USA Announces the City of Boca Raton as a New Candidate

The Blue Flag USA program is excited to announce a new beach candidate pursuing the Blue Flag Award: the City of Boca Raton, FL. The American Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA), national operator for the Blue Flag USA program, has been working with beaches around the US to determine their current level of compliance […]

Soliciting Water Quality Presentations

The American Shore and Beach Preservation Association is hosting their National Coastal Conference, “Wrangling the Waves of Change: Adapting to Coastal Dynamics” in Galveston, Texas this August 26-29. An important part of coastal dynamics is observing, understanding, and communicating water quality to preserve, protect, and enhance coastal ecosystems and recreation. To showcase this, ASBPA is […]

Blue Flag Workshop – Florida 2024

Calling All Florida Beaches Blue Flag USA and the City of Delray Beach, one of the first Blue Flag Awarded sites in the continental US, are hosting a Blue Flag Workshop Tuesday May 7th from 1pm – 3:45pm in the Swinton Operations Center, 434 S Swinton Avenue, Delray Beach, FL 33444.  The Blue Flag Workshop will […]

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Information Board at Delray Beach Municipal Beach

Delray Beach Municipal Beach Central information board displays Blue Flag program information, safety details, activities for the public, and more. photo credit: Blue Flag USA Blue Flag beaches are awarded annually for meeting over 30 criteria in environmental education and information, water quality, environmental management, and safety and services. Blue Flag USA’s managing organization, the […]