Lifeguards Weekends Only Until Labor Day

BEACH NEWS: Starting August 12, 2019, no lifeguards will be on duty Monday through Friday at Amelia Island’s beaches.

Know What Drowning Looks Like

Drowning is quiet. If you imagine you’d notice someone splashing and calling for help, you’d be mistaken. Learn about instinctive drowning response.

Rip Currents Take Lives in Northeast Florida

BEWARE RIP CURRENTS: A dream day at the seashore can quickly become a nightmare. Always enter ocean near lifeguard stations.