Warning for Beachgoers: Beach Sand contains 100 Times More Fecal bacteria than seawater!


Beach goers in the past have been warned multiple times about flesh-eating bacteria and scary shark attacks – now it seems like we’re not even safe sitting on the sand at the seashore! Studies done with water and sand from Hawaiian beaches found a “higher abundance” of bacteria indicating fecal contamination – bugs such as […]

Santa Barbara Oil Spill went as far as California beaches


A Petroleum pipeline company is claiming that oil from a Santa Barbara oil spill has spread more than 100 miles to Los Angeles County beaches despite measures to control it. The Houston-based company and state officials stated earlier in the week that oil from the May 19 spill had reached Manhattan Beach, two miles north […]