Dr. Beach's top 10 US beaches for 2017
Are you searching for sun and sand over the next couple of months? With summer right around the corner, Stephen Leatherman (AKA "Dr. Beach") has once again released his top 10 list of public beaches in the United States. A coastal scientist at Florida International University, Leatherman publishes the list each May, picking out 10 beaches that excel at 50 criteria, including sand quality, water quality, amenities, safety and management.
All the 10 recommended beaches on this list have soft, white sand, safe swimming and clean water, so let's dive in!
Sources: Live Science