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Navarre Beach sees big crowds, doubles guard staff

| Wendy Victora Rudman

In the first three months of 2021, Navarre Beach lifeguards have already rescued more people than they did all last year.

That number is 48 and rising.  

The high number of swimmers in trouble combined with extremely busy beaches led to a request for additional funding to double the number of lifeguards on the beach.

Rip Current
Rip currents are not always easy to see from shore, but from the air they are clearly visible. This photo was taken by Shane Dye with a drone.


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