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Virginia Beach Superstar Beaches

Published: July 4, 2014

Four local beaches were recently named as superstar beaches by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). The organization designated 35 popular beaches across 14 states as superstars for consistently meeting water quality safety thresholds. Superstar beaches met national water quality benchmarks 98 percent of the time over the past five years.

Virginia Beach Superstar Beaches include:

Virginia Beach at 28th St.

Virginia Beach at 45th St.

Back Bay Beach

Little Island Beach North

Virginia ranked 6th out of 30 states in beach water quality.

source: Natural Resources Defense Council