Alex Gray and Dave Wassel sign on as International Surfing Day ambassadors
The United States Marine Corp is not stoked on some Surfrider Foundation members recent nomination of Trestles for an official listing on the National Register of Historic Places, according to a story on Time.com. The listing would help protect the beach against the toll road that the Transportation Corridor Agencies seems dead set on placing [...]
The enormity of the plastic pollution problem in our oceans is staggering. Surfrider Foundation has been hard at work advocating for local bag bans, polystyrene foam foodware bans and regulations of cigarette butts, amongst other efforts. Show More Summary
The "greenest" sunglass frame ever made All in the name of environmental awareness
Surfrider Foundation and Surfers Against Sewage co-present on surf protection at the International Coastal Symposium 2013
The Surfrider Foundation has been fighting cigarette but litter since the 1990's when the San Diego County Chapter mobilized activists with their 'Hold On To Your Butt' campaign to end cigarette butt litter. Since then there has been great progress in some areas but cigarette butts continue to be a top litter item. Show More Summary
This Saturday April 6th, Ocean Plastic, an art show sponsored by the Surfrider Foundation Marin County Chapter, opens in Sausalito! As part of the opening day festivities there will be an artists reception and an impressive list of guest speakers including Beth Terry, Daniella Russo, Chris Princetich and David Helvarg. Show More Summary
This new, high-profile Ocean Friendly Garden at Bluffs Park is just up the hillside from Surfrider Beach, where Surfrider Foundation got its start. Backed by the City and many others, it's a good model for people to draw from: at home, at work, and elsewhere.
The Surfrider Foundation takes a multi-pronged approach to protecting ocean recreation and surfing. Here we provide an overview of those approaches and we will dive into each one in more detail in subsequent posts.
The Surfrider Foundation, a coastal protection group, claims in a lawsuit that the owner of a beachfront property near San Francisco has cut off access to Martin's Beach, reports PE Hub. "While documents list the owner of the property...Show More Summary
Martin's Beach in Half Moon Bay, California, is a beautiful stretch of sandy beach that has been enjoyed by locals and visitors for generations. However, locked gates and signs were erected at the entrance to the beach road several years ago. Show More Summary
· Third Eye Blind on the status of Valencia Street · Time shift at the Biergarten in Hayes Valley · San Francisco ranks No. 6 for energy efficient buildings nationally · Surfrider Foundation sue landowner who blocked access to...
Surfrider Foundation is proud to bring back the "3 Second Movie Contest"
Surfrider Foundation has a focused, few legislative priorities at the federal level that bubble up from our 84 grassroots Chapters on the ground. For 2013, our priorities at the national level are Clean Water, Ocean Ecosystems, and our Not the Answer campaign. Show More Summary
Surfrider Foundation Europe has developed another great ad campaign with Young & Rubicam Paris, France. This great graphic art is the theme for the international Ocean Initiatives cleanup efforts - Let's Reduce Our Plastic Footprint, The Sea Is Full.
SURFRIDER FOUNDATION ROCKAWAY VOLUNTEERING SATURDAY
This video provides an overview of the Plastic Pollution Solutions educational kit that was developed by 5 Gyres Institute and the Surfrider Foundation. These kits were initially intended for Surfrider Chapters and Marcus from 5 Gyres made extras so that additional Chapters or other interested activists can get one.
In Hawaii, Surfrider Foundation’s Hilo Chapter has fought for over the past two years to open up trail access to Papaikou Mill Beach, one of the few sandy beaches on the East side of the Big Island. Known as a popular surfing, fishing...Show More Summary
Pennywise Frontman Jim Lindberg Joins Surfrider Foundation’s Board...
The Surfrider Foundation Coastal Bend (TX) Chapter has developed a great program to highlight community members who are using reusable bags. The Bag Hero program demonstrates how easy it is to bring your own bags and why it’s important. Show More Summary