Archive for August, 2011

The 20th Anniversary Paddle for Clean Water Design!

August 29th, 2011

We are pleased to announce the 20th Anniversary Paddle for Clean Water poster design has been chosen. Congratulations to Brett Jorgensen of Anders Creative for submitting the winning design! more »

Butts collected in PB on Aug 27th

August 28th, 2011

Thank you volunteers and Surfrider leaders for the cleanup efforts in PB on Aug 27th. 6,500 butts were collected in an effort to reduce litter on our beaches!! more »

HOTYB Awareness day pics

August 21st, 2011

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Legal battle over ocean desalination continues…

August 19th, 2011

Surfrider filed appeal yesterday of  San Diego’s Superior Court ruling siding with the Regional Water Quality Control Board’s determination to allow “open ocean” intake to withdraw seawater for an ocean desalination facility on the Carlsbad coast, the largest… more »

15th Annual Surf for the Sea

August 17th, 2011

The 15th Annual Surf for the Sea event will take place on Saturday, September 10th and Sunday, September 11th at the North Jetty Oceanside Harbor. Surf for the Sea is a commemorative surfing event in loving memory of… more »

HOTYB article in the Reader

August 14th, 2011

Thanks Gail – star volunteer AND writer – http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2011/aug/14/smokers-targeted-anti-litter-campaign/! more »

New Ashcan installed at Bub’s @ the Ball Park!!!

August 13th, 2011

Thank you to Frank Miller with Bub’s @ the Ballpark for sponsoring the recent installation of an ash can! Thank you for helping keep our streets, beaches and oceans clean of cigarette butt litter!! Please drop in at… more »

HOTYB Day in the news

August 13th, 2011

We had a successful HOTYB Awareness Day this morning.  Pics and such to follow but did get a mention in the UT! http://www.signonsandiego.com/news/2011/aug/12/annual-campaign-says-hold-your-butt/  Also supposed to be on KUSI at 6, 10 & 11 tonight. more »

La Jolla Man Wins National Greenscape Challenge!

August 11th, 2011

Congratulations to La Jolla resident Steven Roeder who recently won first place in the national Greenscape Challenge.  This challenge was organized by San Diego-based Cali Bamboo and the Surfrider Foundation in an effort to promote more “ocean-friendly” landscapes. … more »

HOTYB Awareness this Sat, Aug 13th, from 10-12 Mission Beach & Oceanside!

August 9th, 2011

 2011_HOTYB_Day_press_release[1] Activists/Environmentalists, Please join us this Sat, Aug 13th, for HOTYB Awareness Day at one of our two locations.  Mission Beach: At the corner of Mission Blvd and West Mission Bay Dr (across from the rollercoaster) or Oceanside: Pacific… more »