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Between May and September the Environment Agency collects 20 water samples at each beach to analyse the cleanliness of bathing waters where many people swim and paddle. From 2015 four years of data (up to 80 samples) give one of the following annual classifications: Excellent, Good, Sufficient or Poor. 

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Water quality

Excellent:
Good:
Sufficient:
Poor: (bathing not advised)
What does this mean?