How's the water at the beach? Here are links so you can check before you go.
1. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Recreational Water Program. DNREC monitors beaches and ponds.
Beach Monitoring Program Website
or call toll-free, 24-hour "Beach Hotline" at 1-800-922-WAVE
Water Quality Data and Advisories
Contact: Michael Bott, (302) 739-9939, Michael.firstname.lastname@example.org; 24-hour hotline: 1-800-922-WAVESampling: May (first Monday) - September (last Monday): Weekly Water Quality Standard: 104 cfu enterococci/100 ml water Rain Advisories: Delaware does not issue rain advisories.
2. University of Delaware Citizen Monitoring Website
Contact: Ed Whereat, Program Coordinator, 302-645-4252, email@example.com
3. Harmful Algal Blooms
Division of Water Cyanobacteria Information Page