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A number of tourists visit beaches in the summer to enjoy sea bathing. However, numerous accidents occur on the eastern coast because of the topographical characteristics of the beach, and most accidents are caused by rip currents. Additionally, in the summer, as many tourists prefer beaches near...

Author(s)
Lee JungLyul; Kim InHo; Yeon YoonJeong; Lee JooYong
Publisher
Coastal Education and Research Foundation, Coconut Creek, USA
Citation
Journal of Coastal Research, 2017, 33, Special Issue 79, pp 249-253
Abstract

The purpose of this study is to determine the bacteriological and physico-chemical quality of swimming waters in the region of Skikda (Algeria), a popular tourist area known for its many beaches, through the water analysis of ten sites. This monitoring program was carried out for a period of five...

Author(s)
Ouamane, S.; Mezedjri, L.; Tahar, A.
Publisher
Edizioni Danaus, Palermo, Italy
Citation
Biodiversity Journal, 2016, 7, 2, pp 229-232
Abstract

Due to their use by humans and to preserve public health, recreational marine environments should fulfill physico-chemical and microbiological quality prerequisites. Nevertheless, anthropogenic activities such as agriculture, cattle raising, industrial, touristic and domestic, can discharge...

Author(s)
Cortez, J.; Ruiz, Y.; Medina, L.; Valbuena, O.
Publisher
Organo Oficial de la Sociedad Venezolana de Microbiologia, Caracas, Venezuela
Citation
Revista de la Sociedad Venezolana de Microbiologia, 2013, 33, 2, pp 122-128
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This study aimed to assess the sanitary quality of water, and wet and dry sand from three beaches located in the South Coast region of São Paulo State, Brazil, selected taking into account the frequency of tourists and the water quality (good, fair and poor). Thirty-six water samples each of wet...

Author(s)
Pinto, K. C.; Hachich, E. M.; Sato, M. I. Z.; Bari, M. di; Coelho, M. C. L. S.; Matté, M. H.; Lamparelli, C. C.; Razzolini, M. T. P.
Publisher
IWA Publishing, London, UK
Citation
Water Science and Technology, 2012, 66, 11, pp 2475-2482
Abstract

An investigation was conducted to determine hepatitis A virus (HAV) and norovirus (NV) presence in marine recreational waters (MRWs) from two Mexican tourists beaches (Altata and Mazatlan), located at the northwestern state of Sinaloa, Mexico. Also, Binary Logistic Regression (BLR) analyses were...

Author(s)
León Félix, J.; Cháidez Fernandez, Y.; Velarde-Félix, J. S.; Valdez Torres, B.; Cháidez, C.
Publisher
IWA Publishing, Colchester, UK
Citation
Journal of Water and Health, 2010, 8, 2, pp 269-278
Abstract

A study was conducted to evaluate the quality, particularly the microbiological aspects, of treated and untreated water used in beach huts lodged along the Salvador-Bahia, Brazil seashore. The beaches are constantly frequented by visitors and tourists and even by the local population, therefore,...

Author(s)
Andrade, C. de S.; Leite, C. C.; Silva, M. D. da; Assis, P. N. de; Guimarães, A. G.
Publisher
Instituto Adolfo Lutz, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista do Instituto Adolfo Lutz, 2004, 63, 2, pp 215-219

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