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Sea Safety

Last year, the RNLI aided over 7,500 children on UK beaches. Would your children know what to do if they got into trouble?

Yesterday was a gloriously hot and sunny summer’s day on the South-East Coast of England and so, like thousands of others, we decided to take the Kid to the beach and introduce him to the Sea. 908 more words

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Ocean Beach Drowning Renews Debate Over Need For Lifeguards

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — San Francisco’s Ocean Beach is one of the most treacherous stretches along the California coast. The riptides are brutal and many swimmers and surfers get into trouble there. 342 more words

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Three swimmers rescued from rip currents at Virginia Beach Oceanfront

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Three swimmers were rescued at the Oceanfront near 49th Street Thursday afternoon, after being caught in a rip current.

Officials tell News 3 one adult male and two male teenagers were pulled from the water by lifeguards, just after 12:00 pm. 269 more words

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No lifeguards on duty when Milford crews rescued 10 from water


MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Firefighters say this was the largest rescue they can remember. Eight children and two adults stuck out on the sandbar as water rushed in around them. 294 more words

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Leave only footprints

Sun, sand, sea, surfers, seaweed, gulls, wrecks and rubbish.

We leave the beach taking more than we arrived with #2minutebeachclean

The other end of the ship wreck. 94 more words

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Beach Day

I love beaches; whether they be sandy or pebbly, flat or rough, big or small. I just love being by the sea. So, this makes where I live that much better as I live 20 mins from the sea in all directions. 285 more words

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Portuguese man o' war influx reported along Oahu's east shore

Beachgoers along Oahu’s east-facing shore, be on the lookout for Portuguese man o’ war.

Ocean safety officials report an influx of the stinging creatures along parts of coastline, especially at Waimanalo Beach Park. 30 more words

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