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 […]

Blue Flag 2023 Summer Series

The Blue Flag USA program is responsible for providing support and engagement to coastal communities on various topics to support the ideal of sustainable development through environmental education. Previously, staff held a national workshop at the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association’s 2021 National Coastal Conference. Last year Blue Flag USA launched a popular summer […]

International Jury Awards First Blue Flag Beach Sites in Continental United States

International Jury Awards First Blue Flag Beach Sites in Continental United States Blue Flag USA is proud to announce the first Blue Flags in the continental United States have been awarded to beaches in California and Florida. Westward Beach between the Zuma Lagoon and Birdview Avenue in Malibu and Delray Beach Municipal Beach between Casuarina Road […]

Blue Flag 2022 Summer Series

The Blue Flag USA program is responsible for providing support and engagement to coastal communities on various topics to support the ideal of sustainable development through environmental education. Previously, staff held a national workshop at the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association’s 2021 National Coastal Conference. This year we are excited to host a 3 […]

Blue Flag USA Announces New Candidate

The Blue Flag USA program is excited to announce a new beach candidate pursuing the Blue Flag Award: Delray Beach, 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 with the Blue […]