Archive for June, 2012

Are You Core Enough to Volunteer with Us?

June 27th, 2012

Our next Core Volunteer Orientation will be on Wednesday, July 25th from 7-8pm at 9883 Pacific Heights Blvd, Suite D. Core Volunteers are the heart and soul of our organization.  They often go on to leadership positions within… more »

Barefoot Wine to Help Restore Habitat in the Tijuana Estuary

June 19th, 2012

Join us for the Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project restoration event on Saturday, July 14th from 9am-12pm at the Tijuana Estuary Visitor Center, located at 301 Caspian Way. Volunteers will install native plants to help restore habitat at… more »

Join Us For Rise Above Plastics Day 2012

June 14th, 2012

Join us on Wednesday, June 27th from 4-8 pm as we celebrate Rise Above Plastics Day throughout San Diego County. We’ll be at four locations spreading awareness and handing out free reusable produce bags.  If you would like… more »

Recycled Water is what San Diego needs!

June 14th, 2012

We’ve been saying it for years now: San Diego can get the water it needs by recycling what we’ve already got! And check out the costs associated with it. This is so much cheaper than desalination! What do… more »

San Diego: Stay Classy, Not Trashy

June 12th, 2012

Join us for our annual Morning After Mess cleanup on Thursday, July 5th from 9-11am and help us clean the beaches after the busy holiday! This year we will be hosting cleanup sites at the Chula Vista Bayfront… more »

Final Draft of Sunset Cliffs Drainage Plan Released

June 12th, 2012

The Sunset Cliffs Natural Park Drainage Plan has achieved another milestone with the distribution of the Draft Final. Un-natural stormwater flow from and across the natural park is a huge problem because it causes extensive erosion in the… more »

How Toxic is your Sunscreen?

June 11th, 2012

Join us for our next chapter meeting on Wednesday, July 18th from 7-8:30pm at the California Center for Sustainable Energy, located at 8690 Balboa Avenue, Suite 100. Our guest speaker this month will be Erik Kreider, CEO and… more »

Come see Surfrider’s *Award Winning* Ocean Friendly Garden Display at the 2012 San Diego County Fair!

June 7th, 2012

For the past couple months, Surfrider San Diego’s Ocean Friendly Gardens committee has been busy working on our first ever display garden at the San Diego County Fair.  Installation was done by chapter volunteers, took place over a… more »

Planned retreat is part of our future…

June 4th, 2012

Parts of California are seriously considering “planned or managed retreat” as a response to coastal erosion and sea level rise. Check out this article for more info:  Stay or go? Some towns eyeing retreat from the sea  … more »

Surfrider San Diego Hosts Open House Party

June 1st, 2012

Thanks to everyone who came out and toured the new offices of the San Diego Surfrider Chapter. It was a festive evening filled with good conversation, pizza from Pizza Port and tasty beverages for all ages. more »