Ocean City Beach Patrol Photos
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Ocean City Beach Patrol Photos

The Ocean City Beach Patrol start their training each May, to ensure that our beaches are safe throughout the summer.  Trained to be able to prevent an accident…

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Ocean City Beach Patrol final day in stands, Sept. 21
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Ocean City Beach Patrol final day in stands, Sept. 21

(Sept. 19, 2014) As you take a walk along the beach next week you won’t see the familiar white lifeguard stands. The beach patrol will officially end the…

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OCBP in reduced coverage scheme
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OCBP in reduced coverage scheme

ON GUARD   (Sept. 12, 2014) The Ocean City Beach Patrol has been in a reduced coverage scheme since the third week in August (Aug. 18). This reduction…

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My favorite images from the summer
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OCBP in reduced coverage for fall
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OCBP in reduced coverage for fall

(Sept. 5, 2014) Although Labor Day marks the traditional end of the summer season and begins what the Ocean City Beach Patrol refers to as “fall guarding,” I…

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Fall challenging part of OCBP’s guarding season
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Fall challenging part of OCBP’s guarding season

(Aug. 29, 2014) Where did the summer go? It is difficult to believe that summer is almost over and the “week” of August, as we call it, has…

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Tide pools along OC beach typical this time of year
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Tide pools along OC beach typical this time of year

(Aug. 15, 2014) People were amazed and entertained last week by the formation of several very large tide pools along the 10 miles of Ocean City’s beach. This…

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‘Shark Week’ on Discovery Channel sensationalized
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‘Shark Week’ on Discovery Channel sensationalized

(Aug. 8, 2014) “Shark Week” is one of TV’s longest running must-see summer TV events boasting a 27-year history. This year it returns to the Discovery Channel on…

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Storm activity picks up this month
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Storm activity picks up this month

(Aug. 1, 2014) It is hard to believe August is here. So far this summer we have enjoyed some very pleasant beach days with very little humidity. August…

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Beach dangerous place to be during lightning and thunder
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Beach dangerous place to be during lightning and thunder

(July 25, 2014) Have you ever wondered why the lifeguards make people leave the beach when it is just thundering or a little bit of lightning or perhaps…

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