San Clemente High School students participate in the South Orange County Chapter's Blue Water Task Force Program, collecting and processing water samples at a lab set up in one of their classrooms.
The South Orange County Chapter's website.
Find out who else is testing beach water in California and where by clicking on the CA State summary in NRDC's Testing the Waters Report.
Learn more about beach monitoring programs and water quality issues in California in the water quality section of Surfrider's State of the Beach, California State Report. Links to county specific beach websites with water quality data and closures, postings, and advisories can also be accessed in the State of the Beach Report.