On a sizzling summer day, why not head to the beach? Keep yourself and your families cool and enjoy some outdoors time and sunshine. Here are some tips to keep your beach visit as keen and green as can be!
Picking the beach - I love to go to beaches at state parks. Even though it's usually not free to park, I like to support state parks and their conservation efforts. I usually get a season parking pass to our state parks here in Massachusetts and throughout the summer we visit local state parks with ocean beaches, lakes, and ponds. You can also find the cleanest area beaches on the EPA website.
Getting to the beach - Look for beaches walking/biking distance, public transit accessible, or the closest to home. Maybe you don't live near the ocean, but there might be a lake beach narby. If going with a group, consider carpooling. ... read more