Ocean and Beach Safety

Be aware of surf conditions around you and always follow directions from lifeguards.
Be aware of surf conditions around you and always follow directions from lifeguards.

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Important Ocean Safety Tips:

* Always swim in a lifeguarded area,
if possible.
* Never swim alone.
* Talk to the lifeguards; ask about
beach conditions and hazards.
* Be aware of the currents and shore break.
* Don't fight against the current.
* Know your swimming ability,
and stay within it.
* Excessive drinking and swimming don't mix.

Link here to more ocean and beach safety information.

Last updated: September 27, 2017

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