<  

What does the blue flag mean at the beaches?

Frequently asked questions | Forum

user Greta

What does the blue flag mean at the beaches?

 
 
user Floris (Employee)

The Blue Flag is a voluntary eco-label awarded. The Blue Flag works towards sustainable development of beaches and marinas through strict criteria dealing with Water Quality, Environmental Education and Information, Environmental Management, and Safety and Other Services.

http://myrs.net/image/strand_blauwevlag_1106-01.jpg

The Blue Flag programme is owned and run by the non-government, non-profit organisation the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE).

What are the beach criteria?
Beaches are awarded the Blue Flag based on compliance criteria with covering the following:
1) Environmental Education and Information
2) Water Quality
3) Environmental Management
4) Safety and Services

All Blue Flags are awarded for one season at a time.

More Topics

faq Carnival on Vlieland
faq What does the blue flag mean at the beaches?
faq Regulations for sport fishing from the beach
faq Tourist tax on Vlieland 2017
faq Attractions in the area
faq Tourist Office Vlieland
faq Rent a wheelchair on Vlieland
faq Overview of all major events on Vlieland
faq Bus and train connections to Vlieland

Post a question

In this section you can find the answers to frequently asked questions. See if your question is listed here. If you can‘t find the answer to your question, send us an mail.