Find out if the beach you want to visit is open or closed, or if any advisories are posted.
Lake, River, and Beach Water Safety
Stay safe on open water. Know your limits, wear a life jacket, and be prepared for changing seasonal weather.
Pool safety involves supervision, installing barriers, avoiding entrapments, avoiding illness and injuries, following rules, and knowing life-saving skills.
Recreational Water Illnesses
Illness associated with water recreational activities include Cryptosporidium, E. coli, and swimmer's itch.
Regulated Water Recreation Facilities
State rules, federal laws, and resources for pool facility designers, builders, owners, and operators.