EPA Region 4 State Beach Program Managers Meeting

SECOORA staff attended this meeting February 25-26 in Jekyll Island, GA. Under the Beach Act of 2000, states are required to monitor their beaches for bacteria and to notify the public when potentially harmful levels of bacteria are found. Stakeholders in this region gathered to learn about state-specific methods of sampling, monitoring, notification, and reporting beach water quality. Presentations are available at: http://crd.dnr.state.ga.us/content/displaycontent.asp?txtDocument=1419