Archive for August, 2010

Do you need a board to paddle at the event?

August 31st, 2010

Well then, it’s Ocean Beach Surf and Skate to the rescue! OBSS will be offering their rental soft-top boards free of charge for this event to experienced paddlers. Surfrider is stoked to have the support from OBSS and… more »

Ocean Friendly Gardens in the news…

August 30th, 2010

First off, thanks to everyone that made it out to the Surfrider Foundation Ocean Friendly Gardens ‘Basics’ workshop last week in Encinitas. It was a great class with a nice mix of attendees. If you missed the basics… more »

Surfrider Activist/Mom to Finish ‘Seattle to San Diego’ paddle at the P4CW!!

August 30th, 2010

On July 3rd ocean activist Margo Pellegrino, 43, launched a two month paddling journey on the Pacific Ocean in her outrigger canoe. Beginning in Seattle, she plans to complete her voyage in San Diego at the Surfrider Foundation… more »

Coffee!

August 27th, 2010

One of the best parts of the Paddle For Clean Water is fueling up on some tasty treats before the event. We’re looking to have Clif Bars, bagels and cream cheese, bananas, melon, water and COFFEE! Stay tuned… more »

Coffee!

August 27th, 2010

One of the best parts of the Paddle For Clean Water is fueling up on some tasty treats before the event. We’re looking to have Clif Bars, bagels and cream cheese, bananas, melon, water and COFFEE! Stay tuned… more »

County offers Half Price Rain Barrels!

August 26th, 2010

Finally rainwater catchment is catching on in San Diego! San Diego County is offering HALF-PRICE RAIN BARRELS for County Unincorporated Residents this August 28 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Water Conservation Garden, 12122 Cuyamaca College… more »

Coming to Beach Nearest You?

August 26th, 2010

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Beach Loss Behind Seawalls – Losing the Public Beach

August 25th, 2010

Shifting_Shorelines_Beach_Preservation_Blog This video illustrates the lost beach area when a seawall stops cliff retreat. Acres of beach have and will be lost in California. In Solana Beach, somewhere between 5 and 35 acres of publicly owned beach will… more »

Clif Bar and Sponsors!

August 24th, 2010

Thanks to Clif Bar for sponsoring the Paddle For Clean Water again this year!! We really appreciate the support over the years and look forward to some tasty Clif treats on the 12th in OB. We also appreciate… more »

Florida Chapters Start State Constitutional Ban Effort

August 24th, 2010

Florida Members want the public to have the chance to vote on near-shore oil drilling and to ban the possibility of this destructive practice. Oil drilling in Florida marine waters, which extend approximately three miles into the Atlantic… more »