Maryland Healthy Beaches

This website was funded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency through the Beaches Environmental Assessment, Closure and Health Act of 2000.


If you have a question or need more information about Maryland's Healthy Beaches program, policies and beach closings in your county, Federal government information and more, use these links to explore other sites on the web.

U.S. EPA – Beaches Program

Information on Recreational Water Illnesses

Maryland Department of Health

Environmental Health Coordination Program/Harmful Algae Blooms

Ocean City Maryland Surfrider