Here are some ways you can make the beach safe and enjoyable
for everyone. Please:
Always swim directly in front of a Lifeguard.
The 10 mph speed limit is strictly enforced. Violators will
be fined $41 and up.
Alcohol, pets and glass containers are not allowed.
Music or noise which can be heard from more than 50 feet of
the source is illegal.
It is illegal to disturb dune vegetation.
Driving or parking in the conservation zone is prohibited.
Personal watercraft operators must stay in
the proper zones and wear a helmet at all times.
Please help us protect the beach environment
Don't disturb a turtle that is crawling to or from the ocean
or laying eggs. Watch from a distance.
Avoid shining lights on the beach at night as this may
frighten away nesting females and interfere with the baby turtles' ability to find the
Avoid walking or cycling in places posted as nesting areas.
Immediately report any injured or dead sea turtle to the
nearest Volusia County Beach Safety employee.
Do not disturb markers or protective screening over turtle
nests. These nests are being studied and protected.
Avoid walking on the dunes along the beach.
Don't disturb nesting sea birds
Don't litter. Cigarette butts, fishing line and other trash
can harm the animals and birds along the beach.
Do your part to spread the word about environment-friendly
habits on the beach.