The kids are out of school and the temperatures are rising: it’s getting to be peak beach season. Southern California’s coast has lots of beach options, but they are not all alike—some of them are very clean and others have high levels of bacteria that can cause rashes and sickness. Gross. Here to help weed out the good from the yucky is Heal the Bay’sannual Beach Report Card, with ratings for beach cleanliness, along with easy cheat sheets of the best and worst year-round places to wade and swim (every beach is graded for summer and winter dry weather, as well as wet year-round weather). Read more here.