posted on July 25, 2014 09:23
National Resources Defense Council has dubbed 35 popular beaches around the country as our Superstars! Out of a list of hundreds of popular beaches nationwide studied over several years in consultation with state officials, NRDC's Superstar Beaches are those that did not exceed the previous national standard between 2009-2012 by more than 2%. Additionally, those beaches also did not exceed the EPA's new, more protective water quality threshold, the Beach Action Value (BAV), by more than 2% in 2013.
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