Nantasket Ranked Cleanest Boston-Area Beach
June 4, 2012
Boston.com: With the summer beach season under way, an environmental advocacy group is releasing a first-ever list of the Boston-area’s cleanest beaches, putting Nantasket beach in Hull on top and King’s beach in Lynn at the bottom.
The report by Save the Harbor/Save the Bay—relying on 2011 swimming season data from the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority, Department of Conservation and Recreation, U.S. Environment Protection Agency—outlines the water quality conditions of 18 Boston-area DCR-run beach locations.