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  • Rip Current Brochures [pdf - 5.02MB] rip current signs [pdf - 6.95 MB] are produced and distributed free of charge to local governments across the state to be utilized on public beaches participating in the uniform beach warning flag program.

Other Publications

  • Florida Marine Debris Reduction Guidance Plan 2017 [pdf - 26.6 MB]
  • Florida Coastal Management Program Guide [pdf - 988 KB]
  • Color the Coast [pdf - 2.17MB]- Informative coloring book to expand children's knowledge of Florida's natural coastal systems and mans interaction and impact on the coastal environment.
  • Rip Current Awareness Bookmark [pdf - 1.84MB] & Beach Warning Flag Bookmark [pdf - 96.8KB] - Download & print your own bookmarks for a convenient reminder of beach safety tips while at the beach, at school or at home.
  • FACT Florida Assessment of Coastal Trends (2010) [pdf - 29.40MB]- Available on-line, this document presents a comprehensive perspective of the important environmental, growth management, economic, and social values associated with the coast.  The Assessment of Coastal Trends provides a means of evaluating Florida's progress in protecting its coastal areas; a basis for making strategic decisions about programs and financial resources; and information about coastal issues and problems to decision-makers and the general public.
  • Florida State of the Coast Report (1998) [pdf - 3.17MB] The companion to FACT is the State of the Coast, a report in which provides an opportunity to evaluate and address certain key trends and conditions of indicators identified in the FACT.
  • The Community Assistance Guide (2007) - an informative guide to federal and state assistance programs for waterfront communities; includes contact information and eligibility requirements for many different grant programs.

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