Waterkeeper Swim Guide

Waterkeeper Swim Guide


**As seen in Men's Journal, USA Today, Huffington Post, LA Times, and Mashable.**

The Swim Guide makes it easy to know the water quality at your beach. Explore and enjoy the best beaches in Canada, the USA, and Mexico with Swim Guide.

With 6,500 freshwater and marine beaches and swimming sites on the Swim Guide app and website makes finding clean, swimmable water simple.

The Swim Guide is the only charity app of its kind. The Swim Guide provides you with current recreational water quality information for your favourite beaches and swimming holes. Every beach is marked with a Green or Red icon so you know when the water at your favourite beach is clean for swimming and when the water quality is poor.

Use Swim Guide to find out if the water at the beach clean today.

- Green icon tells you your beach has met water quality criteria. Red icon tells you the water quality has failed latest water quality test
- Tap on a beach status for more information
- Source section tells you who samples the water at each beach and what water quality standards apply
- Date/time stamp tells you when a beach status was last updated in Swim Guide
- Historical status tells you percentage of time that beach has passed water quality tests
- Compare real-time and historical water quality information for many different beaches
- Pie and bar charts show the historical water quality of each beach when you tap on a beach status. Access historical data reports by year, month, or quarter.
- Get alerted to other water quality issues like blue-green algae and sewage bypasses through alerts on the beach pages.

Finding a beach with clean, swimmable water for you and your family is easy with the Swim Guide:

- Use the app to find your closest beach.
- You can find the cleanest closest beaches to you by browsing the map, or by searching for a beach by name.
- Beach descriptions tell you about amenities, lifeguards, where to park, and everything else you need to know to enjoy a day at the beach.
- Discover a wide variety of beaches, ranging from city parks to remote lakes ideal for camping
- Get directions to the beach of your choice
- Bookmark your favourite beaches for easy access
- Use the app to tell your friends and family that you are at the beach!
- Share your favourite beaches with friends on Facebook and Twitter
- Panoramio integration shows up to 20 photos of every beach
- Swipe between different photos
- Original descriptions with photographs of 6,500 different beaches so you can learn a bit of history and geography as you explore!

Get involved: Use the Swim Guide to report pollution, support your local water organizations, and learn about the issues facing your homewaters:

The Swim Guide is expanding every day. If your beaches are not here yet, check back daily or send us an email.

What's New
- Swim Guide now has water quality info for beaches in Mexico!
- Pull to refresh beach list
- Panoramio integration shows up to 20 photos per beach
- Swipe between different photos
- Add photos to your pollution reports
- Date/time stamp tells you when a beach status was last updated
- Tap on a beach status for more information
- Pie and bar charts show the historical status a beach (tap the beach status to access)
- Source section tells you who samples a beach the applicable water standards
- More info about Swim Guide affiliates and sponsors

Recent changes:
- Pull to refresh beach list
- Panoramio integration shows up to 20 photos per beach
- Swipe between different photos
- Add photos to your pollution reports
- Date/time stamp tells you when a beach status was last updated
- Tap on a beach status for more information
- Pie charts show the historical status a beach (tap the beach status to access)
- Source section tells you who samples a beach the applicable water standards
- More info about Waterkeeper Alliance members and Swim Guide sponsors
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About Waterkeeper Swim Guide
**As seen in Men's Journal, USA Today, Huffington Post, LA Times, and Mashable.**

The Swim Guide makes it easy to know the water quality at your beach. Explore and enjoy the best beaches in Canada, the USA, and Mexico with Swim Guide.

With 6,500 freshwater and marine beaches and swimming sites on the Swim Guide app and website makes finding clean, swimmable water simple.

The Swim Guide is the only charity app of its kind. The Swim Guide provides you with current recreational water quality information for your favourite beaches and swimming holes. Every beach is marked with a Green or Red icon so you know when the water at your favourite beach is clean for swimming and when the water quality is poor.

Use Swim Guide to find out if the water at the beach clean today.

- Green icon tells you your beach has met water quality criteria. Red icon tells you the water quality has failed latest water quality test
- Tap on a beach status for more information
- Source section tells you who samples the water at each beach and what water quality standards apply
- Date/time stamp tells you when a beach status was last updated in Swim Guide
- Historical status tells you percentage of time that beach has passed water quality tests
- Compare real-time and historical water quality information for many different beaches
- Pie and bar charts show the historical water quality of each beach when you tap on a beach status. Access historical data reports by year, month, or quarter.
- Get alerted to other water quality issues like blue-green algae and sewage bypasses through alerts on the beach pages.

Finding a beach with clean, swimmable water for you and your family is easy with the Swim Guide:

- Use the app to find your closest beach.
- You can find the cleanest closest beaches to you by browsing the map, or by searching for a beach by name.
- Beach descriptions tell you about amenities, lifeguards, where to park, and everything else you need to know to enjoy a day at the beach.
- Discover a wide variety of beaches, ranging from city parks to remote lakes ideal for camping
- Get directions to the beach of your choice
- Bookmark your favourite beaches for easy access
- Use the app to tell your friends and family that you are at the beach!
- Share your favourite beaches with friends on Facebook and Twitter
- Panoramio integration shows up to 20 photos of every beach
- Swipe between different photos
- Original descriptions with photographs of 6,500 different beaches so you can learn a bit of history and geography as you explore!

Get involved: Use the Swim Guide to report pollution, support your local water organizations, and learn about the issues facing your homewaters:

The Swim Guide is expanding every day. If your beaches are not here yet, check back daily or send us an email.

What's New
- Swim Guide now has water quality info for beaches in Mexico!
- Pull to refresh beach list
- Panoramio integration shows up to 20 photos per beach
- Swipe between different photos
- Add photos to your pollution reports
- Date/time stamp tells you when a beach status was last updated
- Tap on a beach status for more information
- Pie and bar charts show the historical status a beach (tap the beach status to access)
- Source section tells you who samples a beach the applicable water standards
- More info about Swim Guide affiliates and sponsors

Recent changes:
- Pull to refresh beach list
- Panoramio integration shows up to 20 photos per beach
- Swipe between different photos
- Add photos to your pollution reports
- Date/time stamp tells you when a beach status was last updated
- Tap on a beach status for more information
- Pie charts show the historical status a beach (tap the beach status to access)
- Source section tells you who samples a beach the applicable water standards
- More info about Waterkeeper Alliance members and Swim Guide sponsors

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A Google User
Jul 18, 2014
Doesnt find Location Didnt refresh to my location even when my gps was on.
A Google User
Aug 12, 2013
Up to date excellent resourse for any beach comber.
A Google User
Jul 26, 2013
Top app Any way you could let us know when the last test was done. Maybe just peace of mind but would be nice. Excellent app though
A Google User
Jun 1, 2013
Great App! Fabulous App! Disappointing that Clearwater Beach is not listed.
A Google User
May 27, 2013
Awesome App Memorial Day on a clean California beach! It doesn't get any better!