Archive for July, 2012

Are Cigarette Butts Really Toxic Waste?

July 31st, 2012

Join us for our next chapter meeting on Wednesday, August 15th from 7-8:30pm at the California Center for Sustainable Energy.  Our guest speaker this month is Paula Stigler the coordinator for the Toxic Butts project at San Diego… more »

Stay Classy Surfrider San Diego

July 31st, 2012

Check out the August 2012 issue of PACIFIC Magazine for an article featuring Stay Classy and a dozen of San Diego’s classiest organizations including the Surfrider Foundation San Diego Chapter! more »

SAVE THE DATE for Sunday, September 16th!

July 25th, 2012

SAVE THE DATE for the 21st Annual Paddle for Clean Water on September 16th, 2012 from 9am-12pm at the Ocean Beach Pier. If you would like to volunteer or if you’re interested in sponsoring this event, please contact… more »

Toilet to tap helps conservation efforts

July 19th, 2012

The UT recently published an opt ed titled Toilet to tap helps conservation efforts by our very own Belinda Smith, Co-Chair of our Know Your H20 Program. The piece highlights the Recycled Water Study and the importance of… more »

Los Laureles Canyon in Tijuana, MX

Surfrider No B.S. Campaign Collaborates with other Environmental Groups in Mexico

July 13th, 2012

On June 27 and 28th members from the Surfrider San Diego NoBS campaign participated in a two-day collaborative learning training with other NGOs, non-profits and government agencies within the Tijuana River environmental community. Members of Surfrider Foundation, WiLDCOAST,… more »

Join Hands Across the Sand on August 4th

July 9th, 2012

Hands Across the Sand is an international grassroots movement to demonstrate local opposition to offshore drilling and support for clean energy. At 12pm local time on August 4th, thousands of people will join hands at events around the… more »

Help Keep the Power on This Summer

July 7th, 2012

Summer is upon us and you may notice a new Flex Alert energy conservation campaign hitting the airwaves. While conserving electricity is important every summer, it is especially critical this year in Southern California because of the current… more »

Volunteers Needed for Stone 16th Anniversary

July 6th, 2012

The Stone 16th Anniversary Event is taking place on Friday, August 17th and Saturday, August 18th at the California State University San Marcos.  This year’s event will feature over 40 handpicked guest craft breweries and 100+ craft beers… more »

Morning After Mess Totals

July 5th, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE 7/5/2012 Contact: Haley Jain Haggerstone Organization: Surfrider Foundation, San Diego Chapter E-Mail: haley@surfridersd.org Phone: (619) 929-5350 Surfrider’s Morning After Mess Recovers 2,607 Pounds of Trash from San Diego County Beaches San Diego, California –… more »

Become a Kids for Clean Water Educator

July 2nd, 2012

Our Kids for Clean Water Committee is looking for some more Educators and they will be hosting a training on Wednesday, July 11th from 7-8pm at our office, 9883 Pacific Heights Blvd, Suite D.  Trained educators will present… more »