According to the Blue Flag website, “beaches are awarded the Blue Flag based on compliance with 32 criteria covering the following:
1) Environmental Education and Information
2) Water Quality
3) Environmental Management
4) Safety and Services
All Blue Flags are awarded for one season at a time.
If the criteria are not fulfilled during the season or the conditions change, the Blue Flag may be withdrawn.”
For more information about the Blue Flags or if you want to get the Blue Flag app for your Android or iOS phone then check out the Blue Flag website.