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Dr. Beach Ranks 2001 Best Beaches

Best Beaches 2001 Ranking

  1. Poipu Beach Park, Hawaii
  2. St Joseph Peninsula State Park, Florida
  3. Kaanapali, Hawaii
  4. Hanalei Beach, Hawaii
  5. Caladesi Island State Park, Florida
  6. Fort Desoto Park, Florida
  7. Hamoa, Hawaii
  8. Ocracoke Island, North Carolina
  9. Cape Florida SRA, Florida
  10. East Hampton Beach, New York
  11. Westhampton Beach, New York
  12. Makena State Park, Hawaii
  13. Siesta Beach, Florida
  14. Coast Guard Beach, Massachusetts
  15. Hanauma Bay, Hawaii
  16. St George Island State Park, Florida
  17. Perdido Key, Florida/Alabama
  18. Cape Hatteras, North Carolina
  19. Carpinteria City Beach, California
  20. Long Beach Island, New Jersey

Source: Dr. Stephen Leatherman, Professor and Director, International Hurricane Center, Florida International University

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