What’s Happening

A Message from Our Chair…

July 30th, 2014

Dear Surfrider Supporter, As we reach the mid point of 2014, it’s important to reflect on the impact we’ve had in carrying out our mission, the protection and enjoyment of our oceans, waves, and beaches through a powerful… more »

Help Make Pacific Beach Barefoot Friendly

July 29th, 2014

On Saturday, August 23rd we’re teaming up with our friends at Barefoot Wine to make Pacific Beach barefoot friendly! We’ll meet at the end of Pacific Beach Drive on the sand for a beach cleanup from 9-11am, then… more »

Drink Craft Beer for a Cause

July 24th, 2014

The Stone 18th Anniversary Celebration & Invitational Beer Festival is taking place on Friday, August 15th and Saturday, August 16th at the California State University San Marcos, 333 S Twin Oaks Valley Road. We’ll be serving up some… more »

Surfrider Volunteers Encourage San Diegans to Hold On To Their Butts

July 18th, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDATE 07/18/14 Contact: Dukes WootersHold On To Your Butt Chair, Surfrider Foundation San Diego County ChapterE-Mail: dukes@surfridersd.orgPhone: (610) 316-8391Website: www.surfridersd.org Surfrider Volunteers Encourage San Diegans to Hold On To Their Butts SAN DIEGO, CA – On… more »

Surfrider Wins Concessions on Solana Beach Sea Cave Fill Permit

July 15th, 2014

A Solana Beach homeowner won permission from the state Coastal Commission to inject concrete into a cave under a bluff supporting the property, but only after the agency agreed with concessions suggested by the San Diego Chapter of… more »

Surfrider issues position statement on erosion at Beacon’s beach

July 10th, 2014

A few months ago, you may have seen this article run in the Coast News. The San Diego Chapter has just issued the position statement below in response to the City of Encinitas now reconsidering how to address… more »

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Educational beach walk was a success!

July 9th, 2014

More than a dozen members of the San Diego Surfrider chapter turned up Sunday July 6 for a tutorial beach walk along the Solana Beach coastline. Surfrider activists Jim Jaffee and Tom Cook explained the public policy and… more »

Ocean Friendly Garden Assistance Party aims to Conserve Water and Keep our Ocean Clean

July 8th, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDATE 07/08/14 Contact: Susan Krzywicki, Co-Chair Ocean Friendly Gardens CommitteeSurfrider Foundation San Diego County ChapterE-Mail: susan@surfridersd.orgPhone: (619) 318-4590Website: www.surfridersd.org Ocean Friendly Garden Assistance Party aims to Conserve Water and Keep our Ocean Clean CARLSBAD, CA –… more »

if you love the coast, you may want to kill your lawn.

July 7th, 2014

Turning away from the tradition of a lawn with sprinklers may seem extreme to some. But the truth about turf is that it’s too thirsty for Southern California’s arid climate, especially during a drought. Why does this matter… more »

Are You Core Enough?

July 7th, 2014

Have you been wanting to get involved with our chapter, but don’t know where to start? Perhaps you’ve already volunteered with us, but want to get more involved? If so, join us for our next Core Volunteer Orientation… more »