BEACH Program

Contact the BEACH Program

Problem at your beach?

Report a Problem such as sewage or oil spills or other environmental issues.

BEACH Program

Call or Write BEACH Staff

Julianne Ruffner, BEACH Program Lead,, (360) 407-6154

Laura Hermanson, BEACH Program Specialist,, (360) 407-0273

BEACH Fax: (360) 407-6884

BEACH Cell Phone: 360-480-4868 (In case of emergency)

Mail to:
Washington State Department of Ecology
BEACH Program, Environmental Assessment Program
PO Box 47710
Olympia, WA 98504-7710

Social Media

Learn about program updates, education, high bacteria counts, and beach postings.

Like Ecology on Facebook to learn about BEACH advisories.
The BEACH Listserv offers email updates.
Ecology's ECOconnect blog's BEACH posts are tagged "Fecal Matters."
Follow @ecologywa on Twitter.