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Red flags and lifeguard patrols on public beaches due to rip tide forecast | WPMI

April 10, 2019
GULF SHORES, Ala. (WPMI) — The local beach forecast calls for high rip current conditions the next several days and for the upcoming weekend.Red Flags have been flying all day today and more than likely will continue into early Wednesday. During the Spring Break season families come from all over the country with the intent to get in the Gulf waters.
Source: Red flags and lifeguard patrols on public beaches due to rip tide forecast | WPMI
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Fort Morgan officials warn Spring Breakers of dangerous rip currents this week | WPMI

March 13, 2019
FORT MORGAN, Ala. (WPMI) — Fort Morgan safety officials are encouraging Spring Breakers and beachgoers to pay attention to rip current warnings this week. Dangerous rip currents are expected on Wednesday and Thursday along Baldwin County’s beaches.
Source: Fort Morgan officials warn Spring Breakers of dangerous rip currents this week | WPMI
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Revenues increase with beach spring break alcohol ban – Lagniappe Mobile

February 28, 2019
When Gulf Shores first banned alcohol on the beach to stifle unruly spring breakers who had fled a similar crackdown in Panama City, not all businesses in the resort town were on board. But the business at the beach has not gone away. Both sales taxes and lodging taxes have increased every year since 2015, the year before Gulf Shores instituted an emergency ban in the middle of the spring break season.
Source: Revenues increase with beach spring break alcohol ban - Lagniappe Mobile
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Public comment open on coastal waters management plan | al.com

February 04, 2019
A 45-day public comment period has opened on a four-year conservation and management plan for Alabama’s coastal water environments. The Mobile Bay National Estuary Program has released a draft update of its Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan for 2019-2023. It is the product, in part, of an August 2018 workshop that involved "178 community leaders and key stakeholders."
Source: Public comment open on coastal waters management plan | al.com
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Fort Morgan sign marks end of Alabama Scenic River Trail

February 03, 2019
Fort Morgan, Ala. (WKRG) -- Monday marks a big day for a group dedicated to highlighting recreation along Alabama's waterways.  Tomorrow at 1:30 at Fort Morgan members of the Alabama Scenic River Trail organization and others will dedicate this 600-pound sign.  The sign marks the end of the original 650-mile section of the River Trail.
Source: Fort Morgan sign marks end of Alabama Scenic River Trail
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Mobile Bay Ferry – Today’s Conditions

January 14, 2019

Monday 1/14 – We are open and running one Ferry today. We are able not able to accommodate trailers or RVs today due to low tide.

Posted by Mobile Bay Ferry on Monday, January 14, 2019

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Mobile Bay Ferry – Sunday’s Schedule

January 13, 2019

Sunday- It's a gorgeous day to ride the ferry! We are open and running one ferry. The boat departs Dauphin Island at…

Posted by Mobile Bay Ferry on Sunday, January 13, 2019

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