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Protecting Clean Water and Public Health this World Water Day

03.22.19

In recognition of World Water Day, the Surfrider Foundation today released its definitive annual Clean Water Report to protect public health and clean water.

Surfrider’s 2019 One Ocean fundraising events honor ‘Women Making Waves’

03.08.19

Ocean conservation leaders Kim Johnson and Jayma Cardoso are celebrated for exceptional contributions to clean water and healthy beaches

Coastal recreation and tourism leaders meet with federal leaders in D.C. to oppose offshore drilling

03.04.19

Surfrider Foundation chapters and the recreation industry express opposition to new offshore drilling and present a surfboard covered in signatures as a symbol of bipartisan solidarity.

Surfrider and LightHawk join forces during king tides for glimpse into future sea level rise

01.24.19

The Surfrider Foundation and LightHawk joined forces on January 22 to capture a glimpse of the future of sea level rise and climate change impacts. The nationwide flights were conducted to capture high-level views of rising tides to motivate elected officials and local communities to proactively improve coastal management for the future.

REEF and Surfrider launch international expansion of Better Beach Alliance program

01.15.19

REEF and the Surfrider Foundation have joined forces to launch the international expansion of the Better Beach Alliance program to protect clean water and healthy beaches.

Report: States hit hardest by extreme weather and climate change impacts are the least prepared

12.13.18

Analysis from the Surfrider Foundation outlines coastal states’ responsiveness to shoreline erosion, rising tides and extreme weather events

Surfrider launches ‘United States and Oceans of America’ campaign to protect our oceans and coasts

11.01.18

Notable coastal defenders, including Eddie Vedder, Carissa Moore, Jack Johnson, Tim Robbins and Greg Long, join grassroots movement to protect the ‘land and oceans of the free, and the home and waves of the brave’

Surfrider’s Martins Beach Victory Stands as Supreme Court Denies Khosla’s Petition for Certiorari

10.01.18

Surfrider applauds U.S. Supreme Court decision to uphold California’s Court of Appeal decision preserving the Coastal Act

Surfrider Foundation’s One Ocean Event in Los Angeles Benefits Clean Water and Healthy Beaches

08.28.18

On September 13, the Surfrider Foundation will host its 4th annual One Ocean event in Los Angeles to support clean water and healthy beaches.

Surfrider celebrates 34 years and 500 coastal victories a with new logo and brand refresh

08.22.18

Today, the Surfrider Foundation announced the launch of a new brand identity with a reimagined logo and wordmark in celebration of its 34th birthday and historic milestone achievement of 500 victories.

Surfrider and Chipotle Mexican Grill fundraiser: Buy a burrito, protect the ocean and coasts!

07.24.18

Chipotle Mexican Grill locations in California will donate 50 percent of your purchase total on Thursday, July 26, to the Surfrider Foundation’s mission to protect the ocean, waves and beaches

Adriana Estrada Joins Surfrider Foundation’s Board of Directors

07.10.18

The Surfrider Foundation announced the addition of Adriana Estrada, a leader in brand and innovation strategy, to the organization’s Board of Directors.

Surfrider Foundation’s One Ocean Event Benefits Clean Water, Healthy Beaches and Local Communities

07.02.18

On July 14, the Surfrider Foundation will host its 4th annual One Ocean event in Montauk, NY, to support clean water and healthy beaches.

‘Protect & Enjoy’ this International Surfing Day, June 16

06.12.18

On Saturday, June 16, 2018, the Surfrider Foundation and international affiliates will host events around the globe in celebration of the 14th International Surfing Day (ISD), an annual day to raise awareness, support and engage communities to help protect our ocean, waves and beaches for future generations.

The Surfrider Foundation and Vissla Launch Limited Edition ‘To Protect and Surf’ Collection

06.07.18

The Surfrider Foundation and Vissla announced the launch of the limited edition ‘To Protect and Surf’ collection of apparel and accessories. Available online and in stores nationwide, proceeds from the collaboration will support the protection of the ocean and coasts for the future.

Surfrider Foundation Sues Over Border Pollution

05.15.18

The Surfrider Foundation, represented by the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery, announced that it intends to file a citizen suit against the U.S. International Boundary and Water Commission (USIBWC) for repeated violations of the Clean Water Act.

Health of millions of Americans at risk with proposed elimination of BEACH Act grants funding

05.10.18

As funding to monitor water quality at more than 3,500 of our nation’s most popular beaches remains uncertain for the upcoming year, Surfrider and 100 organizations work to protect public health

Surfrider and REEF establish Better Beach Alliance to protect clean water and healthy beaches

05.01.18

Collaboration supports Surfrider’s national beach cleanup and plastic pollution programs

Facebook Marketing Lead Jennifer Spies Joins Surfrider Foundation’s Board of Directors

04.27.18

As a surfer, sailor and business leader who experienced firsthand the devastating impacts of the 2010 BP oil spill, Jennifer’s background contributes to protection of the ocean and coasts for the future

Every Day is Earth Day: Taking Action to Protect Clean Water

04.20.18

Surfrider Foundation releases annual Clean Water report that highlights ways to help protect public health and clean water

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