Do you know if swimming is safe at the beach today?
Can you spot a rip current?
Do you know how to get out of a rip current?
Rip currents claim almost 100 lives every year. We want to share the knowledge of how to protect yourself while having fun at the beach.
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Learn how to protect yourself
Learn the basics of how to protect yourself in a rip current. There are many videos and resources, but they all give you the basic tips - don't fight the rip!
More information can be found through the NOAA.