Istanbul receives Blue Flag status for three of its beaches
May28

Istanbul receives Blue Flag status for three of its beaches

Turkey is now the top third country in the world to have the highest number of Blue Flag certified beaches. With 383 beaches, 21 marinas and 13 yachts given Blue Flag status, Turkey has now taken France’s spot for being the third country in the world to have the highest number of beaches accredited with the Blue Flag eco-label. Foundation For Environmental Education in Turkey (TÜRÇEV) General Manager Erol Güngör explains that...

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Blue Flag beaches in Istanbul soon
May01

Blue Flag beaches in Istanbul soon

Turkish Foundation for Environmental Education (TÜRÇEV) general manager Erol Güngör has said there are many beaches in Turkey which could soon gain a “Blue Flag,” the international safety and environmental standard. Noting that they had been working on the beaches and intended to give new Blue Flags to Turkey’s beaches for the coming season, Güngör said there had been conflicting information and much discussion about beaches in...

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