Archive for October, 2012

Help Us Plan for 2013 and Beyond!

October 23rd, 2012

Join us for our next chapter meeting on Wednesday, November 28th from 7-8:30pm at our office, which is located at 9883 Pacific Heights Blvd, Suite D.  This meeting will be in a slightly different format from our other… more »

Independent economist is leary of the water purchase agreement between San Diego County Water Authority & Poseidon Resources

October 22nd, 2012

The San Diego County Water Authority is turning to the most energy intensive and expensive water supply option by considering a deal for desalination. The de-salted water would be brought to us by Poseidon Resources, a private, for-profit… more »

San Diego’s water rate-payer advocate group says Poseidon desalination details too fuzzy to approve.

October 20th, 2012

The citizen volunteer committee known as IROC, and formed by Mayor Sanders to protect San Diego’s water rate payers, sent a letter to him and the City Council this week urging them to hold off on approving a… more »

Are You Core Enough?

October 16th, 2012

Have you been wanting to get involved with our chapter, but don’t know where to start?  Are you already signed up to volunteer, but want to know more about the Surfrider Foundation, what we do and how you… more »

Volunteer at San Diego Beer Week

October 16th, 2012

The San Diego Brewers Guild will be hosting the kick off event for the 4th Annual San Diego Beer Week on Saturday, November 3rd from 1-5pm in downtown San Diego at the Broadway Pier, 1000 N. Harbor Drive,… more »

Time Lapse of Beach Fill in IB

October 12th, 2012

▶ YouTube – As part of the Surf Spot monitoring program the San Diego chapter is doing for RBSP II, we were able to capture some great shots of the beach fill as it was being piped in… more »

Water conservation over desalination is a smart choice!

October 9th, 2012

A new study on our water use by the non-partisan San Diego think-tank, Equinox Group, is out. It says simple conservation measures will make a huge impact to reduce our water needs. As much as 30% could be… more »

San Diego Chapter Honored at West Coast Summit

October 1st, 2012

The San Diego Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation took top honors at the organization’s West Coast Summit for recruiting more than 275 new members and membership renewals during the summer of 2012. San Diego’s membership growth was the… more »