Archive for April, 2012

California Sea Lions by Matthew Meier

April 30th, 2012

  This photo was taken off the Coronado Islands just south of San Diego in Baja California, Mexico.  There is a California Sea Lion rookery on the northern most island where the adults rear their young from spring… more »

Improving Communication on Border Sewage Issue

April 27th, 2012

The Surfrider Foundation San Diego Chapter Chair, Sarah Adams, and Communications Coordinator, Tommy Hough, wrote an opt/ed piece for the Union Tribune on April 27th, 2012. This article discusses the communication issues related to water quality along the… more »

What is Advanced Water Treatment Anyway?

April 26th, 2012

What if we could stop urban runoff, keep our oceans clean and have more water for our homes and businesses?  Come learn what one local water agency is trying to do to make this a reality. Join us… more »

Solana Beach Bag Ban Passed

April 26th, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE 04/26/12 Contact: Haley Jain Haggerstone E-Mail: haley@surfridersd.org Phone: (858) 792-9940 Solana Beach Passes First Bag Ban Ordinance In San Diego County San Diego, California – In a remarkable day for ocean conservation and advancing… more »

Glass Surf Fusion by Cherrie La Porte

April 26th, 2012

Cherrie La Porte has donated a mosaic glass surfboard with a 3D-fused stained glass surface.  This recycled surfboard is from an Australian shaper named DHD.  The board was damaged in the Indonesia surf and re-purposed into this amazing… more »

Tell the City of Solana Beach to Ban Plastic Bags TONIGHT

April 25th, 2012

The Solana Beach City Council will be holding a public hearing on the proposed plastic bag reduction ordinance tonight starting at 6pm at the Solana Beach City Hall, located at 635 South Highway 101 Solana Beach, CA 92075…. more »

San Diego Native Garden Tour Discount

April 20th, 2012

The San Diego Native Garden Tour is on April 28th and 29th and Surfrider Foundation members will receive a special discount. This two-day self-guided tour gives you exclusive access to 25 unique home gardens, private nature parks, art… more »

Matuse Tumo Wetsuit

April 19th, 2012

Our good friends at Matuse have donated a Men’s 2mm Tumo Wetsuit for our 12th Annual Art Gala. This fullsuit will keep your core the perfect temp while still maintaining all the flexibility of a spring suit! Tumo… more »

Do Something Good for your Beach this Weekend

April 19th, 2012

The Surfrider Foundation San Diego County Chapter and San Diego Coastkeeper coordinate beach cleanups three times a month.  Here is a list of our upcoming beach cleanups Saturday, May 26th 9-11 am Fiesta Island in Mission Bay (Coastkeeper)… more »

Throwing Lines by Jay Alders

April 16th, 2012

Fine artist, photographer and designer, Jay Alders, presents “Throwing Lines”, a signed, limited edition gallery wrapped canvas giclee.   Jay’s distinctive style has been featured in galleries across the nation, displayed in surf exhibitions and licensed to companies such… more »