On August 22nd, the Surfrider Foundation in partnership with Patagonia and other local groups organized a 5-mile round trip “paddle out” to an oil platform off Santa Barbara to raise awareness about the dangers and shortsightedness of offshore drilling. Show More Summary
Surfrider Foundation has joined three other conservation groups to save Florida's beaches and the sea turtles from the impacts of sea walls.
Surfrider Foundation is engaging to protect our ocean from desalination -- including from a flurry of proposed desal projects in the Monterey Bay area.
Today, the Surfrider Foundation submitted an application to file an amicus curiae brief with the California Supreme Court in Lynch v. California Coastal Commission, in support of the Commission's authority to regulate seawalls, and protect against coastal armoring's harmful effects to our shorelines.
Surfrider Foundation’s attendance at this renowned conference is just one of the many ways Surfrider is beginning to engage more actively on climate change adaptation work. While adaptation work is still in its infancy across the nation,...Show More Summary
Nikki Reed poses beside just a little pile of the trash she helped clean up at the beach on Saturday morning (July 18) in Santa Monica, Calif. The 27-year-old actress teamed up with Barefoot Wine, the Surfrider Foundation, and over 100 volunteers for the annual Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project. “Barefoot knows that I use [...]
Surfrider Foundation has attempted to join a lawsuit to protect generations of public beach access on Crowley Island, Maine.
The Surfrider Foundation is organizing a workshop to solicit input from the beach-going community about the particulars of restored public access to Martin’s Beach. The workshop will be held on Monday, July 20, 2015 at the Pacifica Community Center (540 Crespi Drive, Pacifica) from 6pm to 9pm. Show More Summary
Joint statement from the Surfrider Foundation, Heal the Bay and California Coastal Protection Network
Specs Current gig Director of Brand Citizenship, 72andSunny Previous gig CEO, Surfrider Foundation Twitter @jimmoriarty Age 52 You joined 72andSunny from the nonprofit Surfrider Foundation. What big idea did you bring with you? At Surfrider, we had one idea and that was coastal environmentalism. Show More Summary
Already dedicated to protecting oceans, waves, and beaches around the world, now Surfrider Foundation members can help mitigate global warming and reduce their carbon footprints by going solar through a new partnership with SunPower (NASDAQ: SPWR). Show More Summary
Surfrider Foundation, Orange County Coastkeeper and Californians Against Waste sued the City of Huntington Beach for their bag ban repeal ordinance, which lacked proper environmental review and public engagement, as required by the California Environmental Quality Act.
Surfrider Foundation supports laws that address prevention and response to plastic pollution in our marine environment. Currently, there are several pieces of legislation, at both the state and national level, that address pollutionShow More Summary
The Surfrider Foundation is pleased to release its 2014 Annual Report for the Blue Water Task Force program. The time and interest that chapters and volunteers continue to dedicate towards monitoring the water quality at their localShow More Summary
The Surfrider Foundation, in partnership with Point 97 and the state of Washington, recently completed the Washington Coastal and Ocean Recreation Study and today released the final report.
Surfrider Foundation would like to invite you to participate at International Surfing Day which is a family friendly, sustainable, community, surfing lifestyle fundraising event on Saturday 20th of June 2015, 12pm – 16:30 at Dune Café, Palm Beach Parklands. Show More Summary
This article reviews the California Coastal Commission's recent grant of a Coastal Development Permit to the San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department for developments at Sharp Park golf course, and the Surfrider Foundation San Francisco chapter's ongoing campaign to restore and protect Sharp Park, particularly, from coastal armoring.
Microbeads are a big topic this legislative session, and microbeads pollution is an important issue Surfrider Foundation is working to stop. Here is a sampling of various state microbeads bans in the works around the country.
Surfrider Foundation Europe has a simple message about consumer culture: "You buy, the sea pays." That's the motto behind a new ad campaign to combat the 5.25 trillion plastic particles currently polluting the oceans. According to Surfrider's press release, everyday human actions are to blame. Show More Summary
72andSunny announced the hiring of Jim Moriarty to head the launch of its new Brand Citizenship practice. Moriarty arrives at 72andSunny from the Surfrider Foundation, “the largest nonprofit devoted to coastal protection,” where he has served as CEO for ten years. Show More Summary