18 Mar '12, 12pm

EPA Proposes Weaker Safe Swimming Guidelines - Daily Green

The walkovers that exist at beaches are there for a reason. Use them to get to the beach instead of walking across sensitive dunes, which will help reduce erosion. Dunes protect land against storm waves from the sea, and harbor specialized plants and animals. However, human activity and population expansion threaten their existence. Photo: Thomas Northcut / Getty Images related articles By The Daily Green Staff The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed new safe-swimming guidelines that would weaken protections for people swimming at public beaches or otherwise coming into contact with water. According to groups critical of the standards, including the Natural Resources Defense Council and Riverkeeper, the new standards would consider water as safe for swimming even if as many as 1 in 28 people get sick from coming into contact with it. This level of acceptable risk ...

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