Archive for June, 2011

Rise Above Plastics Day this Wednesday!

June 27th, 2011

Join us on Wednesday, June 29th from 4:30pm-6:30pm at the Farmers Market in Ocean Beach or Patagonia in Cardiff for Rise Above Plastics Day! Surfrider Foundation volunteers will be handing out reusable produce bags to those individuals who… more »

We need your support for the Solana Beach LCP Hearing

June 27th, 2011

Our local chapter has been working hard for the past 10 years to ensure that the City Council of Solana Beach Beach adopts a strategic Local Coastal Plan (LCP) to provide adequate protection for our oceans, waves and… more »

The Morning After Mess

June 27th, 2011

The Surfrider Foundation San Diego Chapter will be teaming up with Sun Diego, San Diego Coastkeeper, I Love a Clean San Diego and FreePB.org for the annual Morning After Mess beach cleanups! This year we will be cleaning… more »

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Hold On To Your Butt Awareness Day is coming!

June 24th, 2011

Hold On To Your Butt Awareness Day is scheduled for Saturday, August 13th from 10am-12pm in Oceanside and Mission Beach.  Our annual HOTYB Day is all about education and outreach about the adverse effects of cigarette butts (which… more »

Join Hands with us and Say NO to Offshore Oil Drilling!

June 23rd, 2011

Hands Across the San is a movement of people from all walks of life and crosses political affiliations and the borders of the world. This movement is not about politics; it is about the protection of our coastal… more »

Lawn Patrol in Imperial Beach

June 21st, 2011

The next “Lawn Patrol” for Ocean Friendly Gardens will be in Imperial Beach on July 17th from 9am-11am. Lawn Patrols are a great way to learn about what makes an Ocean Friendly Garden ocean friendly, the impacts of… more »

City of Imperial Beach Councilmembers, Stakeholder Group Meet with CESPT Director, Tour Tijuana’s Wastewater Treatment Plants

June 20th, 2011

On June 14th, 2011 the Director of the State Public Services Commission of Tijuana (CESPT) hosted a tour for San Diego clean water stakeholders to discuss water quality issues in the border region. City of Imperial Beach councilmembers… more »

NoBS Updates for June and July

June 10th, 2011

 NoBS updates for June (version Español sigue despues del correo en ingles): Citizen Water Quality Monitoring – Our next Monitoring event is tomorrow Saturday, June 11th, at 9a.m., collecting Water Samples at 3 sites in the Tijuana River Valley…. more »

Planning For Climate Change

June 8th, 2011

Just found this informative (and somewhat unnerving!) website by the Calfornia Energy Commission that tracks the projected effects of climate change on local climates and how this influences how we plan our cities. There was also a recent… more »

Hotline calls for May 2011

June 4th, 2011

In May 2011, 174 calls were reported on the HOTYB hotline. Thank you callers for your ongoing reports! more »