Tag Archives: water quality

U.S. EPA’s 2016 Recreational Waters Conference Features a Session on Citizen Science

April 11th, 2016

**This blog entry orginally appeared on the website oceanspaces.org.**/p> Preserving and restoring water quality protects the public from waterborne illness when recreating (swimming, wading, surfing…) continues to be a topic of importance to communities nationwide. Citizen Science offers great opportunities for collaborative monitoring projects focused on recreational water quality monitoring and enhanced stewardship at local levels. Chaired by Ibrahim […]

Focusing In: Blue Water Task Force

August 25th, 2014

**This blog entry orginally appeared on the website oceanspaces.org.**/p> “Hmm”, a surfer wonders, “I wonder where I should surf today?”. The next step is a quick web crawl, checking the tides, wave forecast, and water quality. The latter of those data points likely comes from Surfrider Foundation’s website, where one can gain insight on recent […]